[vdr] [ANNOUNCE] xine-0.7.2 plugin via network without streamdev

Anssi Hannula anssi.hannula at gmail.com
Sun Mar 13 18:59:53 CET 2005

Chad Flynt wrote:
> Just some hopefully simple questions concerning the Xine over Network 
> setup.  I have had Xine running great through VDR over the network using 
> the Streamdev Client.  But was wanting to try out this new way of doing 
> things.  I have 2 FF cards, and setup the VDR_SERVER_ADDRESS as far as I 
> could tell being correct.  I compiled xine-ui and xine-lib on the VDR 
> Server and also the client.  I have compile the plugin on the Server.  
> All using the sources provided by Peter, all except I grabbed the 
> Xine-lib CVS and patched with the socket patch due to having some 
> compile errors using the pre-patched source.  Anyways VDR runs no 
> problem, shows the plugin in the list.  But I am confused on how I go 
> about making the client connect.  I am not sure if I just run XINE from 
> the client and being as we put the IP of the VDR server in there, it has 
> the proper information or what.  But no matter what I am not getting any 
> output.  Just was interested to know if there was something I am 
> missing.  I appreciate the insight.

If you supplied the VDR_SERVER_ADDRESS in the client xine-lib sources, 
you can use xine as you did before. E.g. connect by using VDR button.

Anssi Hannula

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