Making Music / Video folders on FreeBSD visible on HD TV

Adam Vande More amvandemore at
Tue Mar 13 18:59:46 UTC 2012

On Tue, Mar 13, 2012 at 12:29 PM, Carmel <carmel_ny at> wrote:

> Presently, I have three HD TVs, two Samsung and one Sony. On these TVs
> there is a menu where I can access remote devices to access music or
> videos. By marking the folders "shared" in Windows, these folders are
> available on these TVs. I have found no way to accomplish the same
> thing with my FreeBSD-8.2 PC.

Are you sure these devices aren't trying to connect to a DLNA server?  Such
need can be met by net/mediatomb or other port.

Adam Vande More

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