Andreas Dahlén andreas at
Tue Oct 4 01:05:24 PDT 2005

The streaming will be done from my server, and I don't wants to have X11
installed there.  It seams to me that VLC requires X11, right?

Is there any other program for streaming, that I could use?


-----Original Message-----
From: John-Mark Gurney [mailto:gurney_j at] 
Sent: den 30 september 2005 19:04
To: Andreas Dahlen
Cc: freebsd-multimedia at
Subject: Re: Streaming

Andreas Dahlen wrote this message on Fri, Sep 30, 2005 at 14:27 +0200:
> I've a server with FreeBSD 5.3. In the server I've got Hauppauge PVR250.
> Using the pvr250 port, I can record to disc.
> On the client I'm thinking of using VLC or similiar program, or why not 
> a Pinnacle Showcenter.
> Is it possible to stream mediafiles from disc or even directly from
> What program shoud I use?

why not us vlc as the server?

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