[SATLUG] a more viable alternative to Opera Unite

redpill-master toddwbucy at grandecom.net
Tue Jun 23 14:54:35 CDT 2009


On Tue, 2009-06-23 at 14:44 -0500, Jeremy Mann wrote:
> On Tue, Jun 23, 2009 at 2:37 PM, redpill-master<toddwbucy at grandecom.net> wrote:
> >> Personally I wouldn't open any kind of media access to the outside.
> >> You are basically giving people rights to your music and video
> >> collection which brings up the whole legal matter.
> >
> > yeah now that I think about it mediatomb might not be the best way to go
> > as it seems to behave more like a ftp server then a streaming media
> > server.
> >
> > Opera Unite steams the media directly to a java music player embeded
> > into its browser thereby giving a individual some legal cover whereas
> > mediatomb may place a person at risk of feeling the wrath of the RIAA.
> >
> > any suggestions on another software package for streaming media through
> > a website?
> 
> On my inside network I use XBMC and DAAP for music/video streaming to
> my Xbox. In the past I used to use Andromeda for my music.
> 

Ill give those a look over and see if they'll suit my needs.
thanks also does anyone know if password protecting access to mediatomb
on my webpage will offer any legal cover?

Todd



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