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apt-get + dpkg error after compiling and installing minidlna from source

I am running 14.04.1. I followed this guide to compile and install miniDLNA from source a while back. Ever since then, when I run sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade -y, I get the ...
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MiniDLNA and a localhost streaming

I would like to mount a very small dlna server in my home. At present I am using ps3mediaserver successfully but I would like to find something that covers all the functionality and it is lighter. I ...
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MiniDLNA permission issues during installation

I am running Ubuntu Server 14.04.3 on ESXi6. I am trying to use this device as a media home server so I found minidlna, I am trying to install it, but it keeps error on this: Starting DLNA/UPnP-AV ...
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Upstart reports “Job is already running” but process doesn't exist, and no PID file

So, I have MiniDLNA installed, and recently have found that I cannot start it using Upstart. Running sudo start minidlna returns: minidlna start/running, process [num] But no process is started ...
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How to sort files with minidlna?

How to sort files in numerical order eg: 01abc.mp3 02abc.mp3 03abc.mp3 With minidlna files are sort by names, digits are ignored.
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minidlna not finding media share on startup

I run minidlna in a vm using KVM. The vm accesses the media shares on a RAID on the host using NFS. Every night the server suspends to disk using RTCwake and restarts the following evening. I changed ...
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DLNA / UPnP Server not showing up when connecting remotely

I have a miniDLNA server running on Lubuntu on my little Banana Pi, which is extended by an BubbleUPnP server. As media renderer I use the BubbleUPnP app on my android smartphone. I configured the ...
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Minidlna server only appearing after restart

I've got minidlna running, and it seems to be working perfectly, with one catch. The television can't see it when searching for servers. After starting the television and unsuccessfully searching, I ...
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DLNA server with playback progress control

I'm relatively new to using Linux on desktop and there are just a few things that I miss from Windows. One of them is Samsung AllShare. This is a DLNA server wich provides "play to", progress bar and ...
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MiniDLNA or Mediatomb audio pause for about 4 secs during music playback

I have tried both miniDLNA and Mediatomb as dlna servers (installed separately, never both at the same time). I have a small Dell 1012 Mini (Intel Atom), running 14.04 (installed on an SSD). My music ...
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How to specify multiple media_dir in MiniDLNA

I would like to specify multiple media_dir path as below : minidlna.conf media_dir=/path/to/Videos1/ media_dir=/path/to/Videos2/ media_dir=/path/to/Musics1/ media_dir=/path/to/Musics2/ By default ...
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ubuntu stream microphone to dlna in near real time

I want to use 14.04 to stream LineIn or microphone out to my cinema-theather, I used this tips: ...
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minidlna on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS cannot access /media folders

My minidlna program is attempting to access the /media folder to get the drives mounted there. I have adapted the minidlna.conf file to look specifically for these drives. I get to them and recieve an ...
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minidlna Ubuntu 13.10 server: start on boot

I'm trying to build a server with minidlna installed. Installation worked fine, but having it run on startup is more problematic. I added minidlna to my rc.local, and now on boot I get log messages ...
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Minidlna gives error “Sudo: unable to resolve host <local server>”

I got a problem with the minidlna server. when I try to start the server minidlna give the following error. Sudo: unable to resolve host .............. (The local server) I can't find what the ...
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Minidlna Directory Issues

I've done my searching and can't find an answer to THIS specific issue. I have my minidlna set up and running - but it's not really done properly. First off, when I open the server on my bluray ...
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minidlna and samsung tv file format doesn't support

I have PC with XUbuntu 12.04 and Samsung 27A950, so I want to use my PC like dlna server. But I can run file of any format on my TV, get error: "File format doesn't support". I try to open *.avi, ...
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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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setup media server on Ubuntu VPS

I have get a VPS running Ubuntu 12.04. I want to setup a media server on the VPS, as I plan to use the VPS to download videos, and streaming the video through internet. I wonder what should I do to ...
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Permissions for Video folder for minidlna?

I have a secondary hard drive that is mounted as /media/Media and I would like to user a folder called Videos located on that drive that I would like to share the videos located on this folder out via ...
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How can I upload media with MiniDLNA media server or are there any DLNA servers that allow this?

I have been enjoying the MiniDLNA server on my Ubuntu box for a while now. It works very well with XBox and a cheap Magnavox Blue-ray player that I bought. Now I am wanting to start uploading media ...
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Securing mini-dlna?

I've been trying to setup a DLNA service to share my media from my PC to my laptop and occasionally my phone and tablet. After a lot of messing around I found mini-dlna which works well, the problem ...
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fast forward/reverse or jump to specific time in video minidlna streamed content to TV

I am successfully using minidlna to stream content between my Ubuntu 12.04 laptop and a Samsung SMART TV with AllShare system. The only problem I see is that there is no way to jump to a specific ...