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Questions concerning DAAP, an Apple proprietary protocol used in iTunes for media sharing.

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Ubuntu Server 12.04 forked-daapd 5 minute time out issue [closed]

I have a server running ubuntu 12.04.1 LTS and I have installed forked-daapd but i am having the issue where forked-daapd stops working after five minutes of use. Has anyone been able to get around ...
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forked-daapd without avahi

I'm trying to setup forked-daapd, but i'd prefer it if i could run it without avahi (or rather define my own avahi service instead of using the dbus api). The reason is that i want a netatalk share ...
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What are ways of sharing music on ubuntu externally?

I setup a DAAP server on my server at home, mapped to my router. In ubuntu I have a variety of clients that support DAAP. In windows I couldn't find clients or easy ways of connecting to my DAAP ...
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Most appropriate setup to share music and playlists accross a network?

I have a home network with the following setup: A QNAP NAS (has a DAAP server) A server/media center with XBMC 2 laptops (Linux) 1 desktop (Linux) Android phone iPod For a couple of years I haven't ...
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Can I connect to iTunes music shares using Amarok?

The Amarok manual claims: Amarok automatically shows the tracks from the server in the Media Sources -> Local Music pane and no further configuration is required. But Amarok did not ...
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Auto discovery of DAAP share through SSH tunnel

I got a remote machine (somewhere else on the internet) serving my music via DAAP through forked-daapd. I SSH to the remote machine, tunnelling remote port 3689 to local port 3689 (which is the ...
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How to share music through DAAP using Rhythmbox?

I have enabled DAAP plugin in Rhythmbox, ticked the "Share my music" option, but no DAAP server shows up in my other clients (android and another PC). Am I missing something, like firewall ...
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Access iTunes shares from Rhythmbox?

Its a bit of a tease that I can see iTunes shares on the local network in Rhythmbox, but I'm unable to access them. Is there anything I can do to enable access to function?
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Setting up DAAP in Banshee

Ok, so I can see and listen to music libraries from other computers on my network via Banshee (They are running Rhythmbox with DAAP enabled) but I cannot see my Banshee library from them. I have ...