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Netflix auto play - makes my user log off

I'm using 14.04. When I'm watching Netflix and it automatically goes to the next episode, my laptop logs off of my user account. So it goes to the screen that you have to enter your password when ...
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How to stream mic input with little to no delay(over lan)

Seems the default answer is icecast + darkice but many people mention a delay of anywhere from 1-5 seconds. Is this due to hardware limitations?
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How can I send an audio streaming from my PC to an Internet web page

I use Ubuntu Studio 16.04 LTS and I want to send the audio from my PC's audio software player (a Wine app, specifically), using ALSA audio, to an Internet web page (which has a link to some audio ...
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Cast audio/video from Android to Ubuntu Laptop

If it helps, I do have a 1st gen Chromecast device and an HDMI port on my laptop. I'm mainly interested in doing this because generally I leave the laptop on the desk, wired to the speakers. So I'd ...
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Trying to find if internet connection is 2.4 or 5ghz, in order to purchase proper tv streaming stick

I'm currently in the market for a Tv streaming stick, and I planned on purchasing the chromecast... but I just read that it only runs on 2.4 ghz, and some of the others will run on either 2.4 or 5. ...
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System wide audio compression for video out to TV

My main issues is watching movies hooked up to my tv from my laptop. Unfortunately my laptop is older, and only has VGA out, so I need to use the headphone jack to the back of TV. The dialogue is way ...
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How to watch Acestream / Sopcast Ubuntu 16.04 LTS?

Have you guys used Acestreams? The repository has not yet issued for 16.04 LTS, but besides, it might not be free anymore. Is anyone watching acestreams / sopcast with any other software + where can ...
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Install Popcorn-Time on Ubuntu 14.04

Hi guys I found a guide for install PopCorn Time on my notebook via ppa but entering the first command I have this error..can someone help me? I diden't found anything on web for the error! sudo ...
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Websites erroneously believe I don't have Flash installed

With Firefox, I have been to a number of websites, such as Hulu, for video streaming that return an error message that I don't have Flash installed. Well, of course I do. I can play YouTube videos ...
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Live streaming on Ubuntu?

I was wondering if there is any website like twitch that I can use to live stream from Ubuntu? I am unable to get OBS to work on my system so is there any software made for ubuntu that I can use and ...
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Stream audio using Pulseaudio server using ubuntu 14.04 desktop

I have a desktop and a laptop running desktop ubuntu 14.04 LTS. I want to use my desktop to stream audio to my laptop. I installed paprefs on both machines. I also installed pavucontrol on both ...
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Ubuntu-touch QML MediaPlayer metaData

I'm not experienced at all. I have this simple code, it works fine on PC, but when I run it on ubuntu-touch it doesn't display metadata but a series of "undefined" (one for each playMusic.metaData*). ...
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Normal Netstat?

So I used netstat to see any listening ports, and the following is the result. Does anyone know if this is a normal result? What is the keyring-Ru86sa/control one? Thanks! unix 2 [ ACC ] ...
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Did I install a virus on my Ubuntu?

I downloaded the Popcorn-Time-linux64.tar.gz from http://popcorn-time.to/ I extracted it and installed it by running sudo ./Popcorn-Time When I ran it, the window that opened was not popcorn time ...
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Flash and twitch.tv crashing

I have recently installed Ubuntu and updated it to 14.04 LTS. I also installed Ubuntu restricted extras and youtube seemed to be working fine but when I tried to watch twitch.tv, the Mozilla Firefox ...
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Streaming video content from handheld devices (android, ios) to Ubuntu

I'd like to receive media content from various devices to an Ubuntu desktop. I've seen some Totem plugin were available in the past for using it as a DLNA receiver, but I cannot find them anymore. The ...
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Using read to simply short bash command

I am trying to simplify a small command I use for some video streams I use. I can successfully call the streamed video with the following: livestreamer -p mpv --crunchyroll-username="USERNAME_HERE" ...
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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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Accessing 1D Touch music-streaming platform with Rhythmbox

I got a account on 1D Touch, a streaming platform, and it will be nice if I could have an access with Rhythmbox (instead of my web browser). The platform is sending mp3, readable with an API using ...
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Multiple webcams running at the same time

I'd like to step up my webinar game for my business. Lots of times we're required to use google hangouts or webex or some platform, but that doesn't mean I can't make the experience awesome on my end. ...
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Stream a local mp3 file to a remote UPnP-client without a UPnP-server

I have a nice hardware UPnP streaming client (Phillips NP2900) here in my room. I want to play music from my PC (Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS) on that remote device. But I don't want to setup a complete ...
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RasberryPi Ubuntu encrpted Miracast solution

I am looking for a way to use a rasberrypi or similar device with Ubuntu as an encrypted receiver for a Miracast in a conference room. Is there a way to fulfill this need? A caveat would be that ...
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Is there a music streaming service that actually works on Ubuntu/Linux?

I tried downloading Spotify via terminal and thru Clementine. Nothing. I like sites like Spotify and Rhapsody because one can listen/stream full albums on demand. THAT's a must. Thanks
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Streaming music over network

I am currently developing a little server to store my files (similar to the function of DropBox) with a web interface in php/js. I am using a computer running with Ubuntu server. I was wondering if ...
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Convert stream video/x-ms-asf to audio and pipe it to stdin of sox

Short story I'm trying co convert something which seems to appear a video stream (to be precise it's a FM radio streamed to the internet via http://stream.polskieradio.pl/program3) of type ...
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Having trouble streaming mp3 with Apache

Can someone walk me through streaming a mp3 file (or any other format of audio) when my webpage is opened? My Website root is in /var/www My index is in /var/www/index.html My mp3 is in ...
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NHK Live streaming not available on this browser

Ubuntu 14.04 LTS Desktop Firefox 42.0 Shockwave Flash 11.2.202.548 / 11.2 r202 AMD 64 All I can get from NHK World Live TV streaming (http://www3.nhk.or.jp/nhkworld/en/live/) is: Live streaming not ...
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How to get 4od channel4 working [2015, UK] [duplicate]

http://www.channel4.com/programmes/ used to work with the previous hacks installing an ported version of "hal" but it appears to have stopped working (Nov 2015). I've tried Firefox, Chromium and ...
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How to play YouTube videos in VLC Player? [duplicate]

I am wanted to play YouTube videos through VLC Player, so I launched VLC Player and did "Open Location from clipboard", but when trying to get it to play this video I just get this error: Your input ...
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Popcorn Time stopped working on Ubuntu

Before several weeks desktop software PopcornTime stop to work with API. Every time when I try to list a movies I got message (the link is down) "The remote movies API failed to respond, please ...
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Streaming to an external server

I have to stream a webcam using an external server. That is, with my laptop I have to send the content of a webcam to an external server which will make a live stream of the webcam. The server use the ...
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Software to record audio for a long time (days) in Ubuntu

We have an experiment wherein we need to record audio for a couple of days. Audacity seems to freeze after a few hours. Any other alternative?
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Stream radio and get stream title from Ubuntu server

How can I stream Internet radio from my server? Actually, I don't want to stream and listen to it, just to get stream titles? For example, I have 7 radios, I want to get stream titles from all radios ...
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Terminal errors concerning netflix in google chrome

I watched several things in Netflix, and this is the report the terminal gave me about it: $ google-chrome-stable [6666:6666:1013/203650:ERROR:background_mode_manager_aura.cc(14)] Not implemented ...
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libv4l2: error turning on stream: Invalid argument VIDIOC_STREAMON: Invalid argument

I'm working on camera using opencv 3.0.0 and C++ with Ubuntu 14.04 , When I run a program using the camera and stop it with Ctrl + C, I can't get it run for a second time and it gives me the ...
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Audio broadcast a logfile

I am looking for a way to "listen" to a logfile. This is what I am thinking of: while tail -f logfile for every new line in the logfile convert this line to an audio file stream the ...
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Splashtop Streamer needs gtk?

I'm trying to get Splashtop Streamer working on ubuntu 14.04 but it's saying that I don't have module named gtk. Anyone know how I can get this working? Cheers
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How to setup pulsaudio to stream to other pc? [duplicate]

I have two identical machines running ubuntu 15.04. I want to stream audio from one machine to the other. I have followed this thread to setup my client and server. How to stream music over the ...
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Set up Ubuntu for Real-time applications

I have an old PC with ubuntu 15.04 installed on it and I don't use it anymore.Instead of just throwing it out I would like to transform it to a kind of TV. I want to adapt it so that his main task be ...
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requirements and settings to be able to stream a larger video(20 minutes over 200 meg, mp4) on a ubuntu server running apache2, php5.4 and fastcgi?

I've got it working on smaller videos using owncloud , Ubuntu 14.04, apache2 fast CGI, etc. It works on a 1 minute video but if it is longer than 2 minutes it has to download the whole file before it ...
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Running a Twitch live stream

Hello guys I'm trying to find a way to live stream to twitch.tv and i been trying many methods that haven't worked so for I even think i messed up my laptop a little in the process because now my ...
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Push Kodi Content on Ubuntu 14.04 to Apple Tv2 using Airplay

I've recently installed Kodi on my Ubuntu 14.04 machine and also have a AppleTV2 that I would like to push Kodi content to via Airplay. Is there an app within ubuntu 14.04 to achieve this or some ...
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How can I make Stream-Player resume playback after stopping unsolicitedly?

I've got a BQ Aquaris E5 Ubuntu edition and I'm using Stream-Player to stream Internet radio. Stream-Player tends to stop playback on various occasions. Some times it'll resume by it self, some times ...
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How to reencode stream in fly and translate?

I have urls to the Icecast/Shoutcast streams, how can i relay these streams in multiple bitrates? I know how to reencode file, but don't know how to reencode stream in multiple bitrates. For example ...
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stream video playlist on specific time over rtmp

Is there a command line tool, that can run on a linux vserver and stream video playlists? I will build a fallback solution, and for this I need a way to stream a playlist, starting at a specific time. ...
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problems with ices

I am trying to compile ices but I get this error when I execute make make: *** No targets specified and no makefile found. Stop. Can anyone help me to fix it? @Martin: Thanks for your ...
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How do I stream Arte TV live?

I am trying to stream Arte TV live and cannot find the correct streaming flux address. [I use Totem with the specific Arte streaming codec and/or plugin downloaded and installed from the Ubuntu Soft ...
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how to connect TV with ubuntu server?

I want to stream sports on ubuntu server from TV. How can I link my TV to ubuntu server and watch matchs ?
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FFmpeg Streaming Display Issue

I'm having and issue trying to initialize a FFmpeg stream. The issue I'm having is something to do with the display when I initialize it. The error is: Cannot open display :0.0, error 1. :0.0: ...
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How can I look for a smart radio player that automatically restart when the buffer gets empty?

I am tired to have the streaming broken. I tried rhythmbox, totem, audacious, even vlc where I configured 5 seconds of cache. The sound stops for a while then continue, most of times from the same ...