Newsticker-plugin

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Description

Screenshot

This plugin downloads rdf news-feeds and displays them on the TV.

It is also possible to display own files from the disk. They must have the same structure like the example.rdf.

Handling

Key Description
1..9 Switch between different news feeds
Up/Down Change position of the scroll line
Left/Right Change the scroll speed.
OK Exit

Hardware requirements

Software requirements

  • wget

Installation

If wget is not installed

cd $SOURCEDIR
tar xvzf wget-<VERSION>.tar.gz
cd wget-<VERSION>
./configure --prefix=/usr/local
make
make install

For the plugin see plugin installation.

Problems

Links

[1] http://www.wontorra.net/staticpages/index.php?page=newsticker Plugin homepage
[2] http://www.gnu.org/software/wget/wget.html Download manager wget