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Can't run MediaTomb as a different user:group

I'm trying to run MediaTomb as a different user so it has the proper permissions to access the media I want to serve. I've edited /etc/default/mediatomb so that the USER and GROUP fields match the ...
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MediaTomb enable/show up subtitles?

How to make subtitles(sub, srt) to show up on video streamed by MediaTomb to Panasonic TV?
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Can I compute lenght of mkv/avi movie and jump to the middle via cli in vlc?

It is possible in headless MEDIATOMB/VLC streaming server to compute somehow lenght of movie and jump via command line to the middle of this movie? In mediatomb when I'm using transcode it is ...
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Install MediaTomb server on lubuntu

I have old Asus Netbook with Intel 32 bit celeron processor. Because of resource constraint, I installed Lubuntu 14.04 (command line only) version. I tried apt-get install mediatomb, but no luck. ...
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Mediatomb crashes on 14.04 (segment fault)

I am on Xubuntu 14.04 x64. After upgrading from 13.10, mediatomb no longer runs and segment faults. A full debug log can be found here. Any help would be appreciated, I really miss watching videos ...
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Can't stream Mediatomb to Samsung HDTV

I have installed mediatomb on my ubuntu 12.04 system, and can add content to it, but what do I have to do to my Samsung hdtv to view it? When I go to the media, it shows no device. Please help!! ...
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MediaTomb UI Not working… I've done all the configuration.xml?

I'm running ubuntu server 12.04 and have recently installed mediatomb. A fter following instruction and changed the configuration.xml accordingly I haven't been able to accesses the web interface... I ...
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Having trouble locating files that are filling up disk space

I'm still getting used to Linux and I finally had my media server up and running but now my boot partition is full and mediatomb is longer sharing files (I think the issues are related since they ...
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Can't find mediatomb or minidlna to install on ubuntu-server

Installed ubuntu-server 12.04LTS (64bit) but cannot install mediatomb and minidlna. The reason is that "apt-get mediatomb install" can not find it. The same when I try it for minidlna. How can I ...
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Maintained UPnP server on 13.04?

I'm looking to create a UPnP server on my 13.04 server installation. I've done some searching and installing but nothing seems to fit the criteria for me. I'm just wondering if there are any still ...
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How do I properly install and configure MediaTomb?

How do I properly install and configure MediaTomb? Is there an easier app that I should try instead?
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“MediaTomb UI is disabled. Check your configuration.” What could I be forgetting?

Upon initial installation of mediatomb I receive the following message: MediaTomb UI is disabled. Check your configuration. What could I be missing on this configuration?
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Complete Removal of Mediatomb

I recently changed to miniDLNA as my main DLNA server, however I tried removing mediatom via the normal ways (apt-get remove ...) and I still get: [ 33.926615] init: mediatomb main process (1340) ...
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Media server (Mediatomb) accessible over internet

I currently have a server installed with Ubuntu Server 12.04.1 (first time using Linux) which I would like to configure as a media server. Additionaly, I have installed Samba, OpenSSH, Webmin and ...
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Copying (usb drive to usb drive) suddenly slowed down. Ubuntu Server 12.04

I just got an old computer from a friend and I am using it as a mediatomb server. Because the computers hard drives are rather small and I don't have the money for newer ones I am temporarily using 2 ...
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Mediatomb segmentation fault on start watching video

I upgraded to 12.04 (from 10.04) today and it broke my mediatomb. The issue I'm having is when I try to watch a video then media tomb suddenly crashes. I added the -D flag to the options and ran the ...
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Bind MediaTomb to one interface

I hava a Ubuntu Server (10.04 LST) running MediaTomb. The server is also a gateway to the network, so I want MediaTomb only to listen on one interface. In the MediaTomb config file ...
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How do I get Upstart to start my Mediatomb service?

I've been struggling, trying to get my Mediatomb server to start automatically on Upstart run level 2. I can't figure it out. I guess Upstart is still new to me and I don't understand it. I even ...
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mediatomb autostart doesn't work

mediatomb works fine when starting manually but the autostart doesn't work. In the wiki it says it should start automatically at system start, but it doesn't. tryed many things but still doesn't work ...
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change to Ubuntu Server or stay with Ubuntu

I have an Ubuntu PC (10.04) which I plan to use as a home server. It's main use will be NAS and media server with MediaTomb. Should I: backup and reformat PC, and install Ubuntu Server. leave it ...