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VLC Remote  by  Sacha SchutzMultimedia category

 My-Maemo user rating: 50% (4 votes) (4 votes), 4 comments(s)

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VLC Remote allows you to control VLC on your desktop from your Nokia N900.

VLC is a powerful media player for Windows, Linux, OS X and other operating systems, playing most of the media codecs and video formats out there. It can handle DVDs, (S)VCDs, Audio CDs, web streams, TV cards and much more. You don't need to keep track of a dozen codec packs you need to have installed. VLC has all codecs built-in. It comes with support for nearly all codec there is.

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VLC Remote for Nokia N900 / Maemo 5

How to configure VLC as a server ?

1- Allow connection by IP :
echo >> /etc/vlc/http/.hosts

2- Start vlc as http server
vlc --extraintf http


Start VLC -> Tool -> Preference -> (Parameter : All) -> Interface -> Main interferace -> And check Http

VLC Remote for Nokia N900 / Maemo 5

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NameComment and rating
from INDIA
on 2011-02-11 12:00 CET
plz any sol 2 use this vlc player on n900 [Rate: 1/10]
from INDIA
on 2010-10-14 12:18 CET
Can someone please help, i am not geting it at all, how to make this remote work. pls pls help me [Rate: 10/10]
from PERU
on 2010-09-25 01:17 CET
It works like a charm, does what it should like a remote, just make a better explanation 'cause it took me some time to configure. [Rate: 8/10]
  Power Saver
on 2010-08-13 10:45 CET
VLC is not statable in PC,sometimes rip. So the server version is not the good choice right now! Apps is OK, but who will build a server? And then who will use this remote??? [Rate: 3/10]

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