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Rygel is a media server and media player controller for home networks. It is part of the GNOME project.

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Ubuntu 20.04 media sharing / rygel stops and starts randomly but less than 3h ervery time

I've been having an issue with Media Sharing in Ubuntu 20.04 running on a old laptop Asus n550j (and also happens with 18.04). Rygel just stops working at random while serving music through an DLNA ...
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Rygel won't share .mpg files to my Hisense TV

Am running Ubuntu 20.04 server (fresh install) on a computer on my home network. After some effort (adding renderer: Network Manager to /etc/netplan/00-installer-config.yaml) I was able to share media ...
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File names do not show in shared files using Ubuntu 20.04 Media Sharing

I just upgraded to Ubuntu 20.04 and enabled Media Sharing. My TV and other devices see the shared media and plays them well when I try. However, I cannot see the filename, only some stuff which I ...
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How to fix rygel upnp service discovery?

I'm trying to use Rygel as a dlna/upnp server and renderer on a ubuntu laptop. It is not able to see anything on the network, and no other dlna software discovers it. There are other working dlna / ...
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How to disable rygel server

After clean install of Ubuntu 19.10 I have noticed that there is running rygel server: $ sudo netstat --listening -tpn Active Internet connections (only servers) Proto Recv-Q Send-Q Local Address ...
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How to serve video to Roku Media Player?

I'd like to watch videos saved on my Ubuntu computer on my Roku. I've tried using Rygel and MiniDLNA for this purpose. With Rygel, Roku Media Player will discover the videos but won't play them. With ...
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Rygel showing deleted default folders

I have Rygel installed and configured on my home server, and have nothing in the default /user/Music;Videos;Pictures folders, so I would like to stop Rygel from searching and displaying them. I've ...
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How to reduce streaming latency Pulseaudio output using Rygel?

I followed this procedure to stream my Pulseaudio output into a dlna device (A Samsung TV) with Rygel. It's working, but, I have a latency around 40 seconds. I'm on Ubuntu 14.10. Here, is my ~/....
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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: http://oliversmith.io/technology/2012/01/10/streaming-audio-from-ubuntu-linux-to-a-dlna-player-blu-ray-...
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Adding alternative media source folders to Rygel

I recently setup Rygel on my laptop to play my media collection from a Raspberry Pi running XBMC. It works well so far, however, I cannot seem to find a way to add any other folder to the index apart ...
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Streaming Video Files to PS3

Project: I would like to stream my home dvds to my PS3 system using Rygel. A) I would like to use handbrake to produce exceptional copies of my home dvd's in the .mkv format (Or if an experienced ...
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How can I make Rygel's Playbin (UPnP/DLNA Renderer/Player) always show up full screen?

I started to use Rygel on Ubuntu 13.10, and the Playbin plugin of Rygel. However when I make Playbin show a video, or an image, a window shows up, but with the original size of the medium, unmaximised....
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Using Ubuntu desktop as Upnp DMC (Digital Media Controler)

I've just tested Rygel, but as I understand, Rygel is a server. What I am looking for, is to choose the music on my computer (using Rhythmbox for example) and the file (or the stream ?) is send via ...
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Can rhythmbox play media on my DLNA TV?

I have rygel configured as DLNA server and it autostarts with my session --> Cool On my TV I can browse/play the music, but the interface with the remote is horrible. --> Not cool So the question is,...
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Streaming Pulseaudio output using Rygel

I am trying to stream the output from Pulseaudio to my WDTVLive Streaming Media Player using Rygel. I have been playing around with it for a while, looking around forums/blogs etc and I’m getting ...
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How do I set up live audio streams to a DLNA compliant device?

Is there a way to stream the live output of the soundcard from our 12.04.1 LTS amd64 desktop to a DLNA-compliant external device in our network? Selecting media content in shared directories using ...