[SATLUG] The *easiest* video streaming

Bruce Dubbs bruce.dubbs at gmail.com
Tue Jul 24 20:42:17 CDT 2012


Don Davis wrote:
> Hello,
>
> I would like others to easily stream video from linuxserverA to
> linuxclientB when I'm not around. I just got VLC streaming working (..I
> had restrictive firewall policies I had forgotten about...).... However,
> it seems that it may have too many steps for others.

Don,

   I was checking out the version of VLC that I built from source and 
seem to have the same problem.  Playing a DVD or ogg file is fine, but I 
can't seem to connect to any source outside my network.  I do have a 
relatively tight firewall.

   What did you change to get streaming to work?

   -- Bruce



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