Dreambox Stream on Ubuntu

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#1
Hello, anyone know how to view the stream of dreambox on ubuntu? or another linux system, i tryed vlc but not work :|
 

billnot

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#2
I don't use Ubuntu - SuSE is my main Linux distribution and Fedora my second - but you stream in Linux exactly the same as you do in Windows.

In your browser (Firefox or Konqueror, it doesn't matter which), open your DB web interface . i.e. if your DB IP is 192.268.0.2 go to

http://192.168.0.2/

This will open the web interface, and will present you with your station list. Select the station you want to view, click on the "view" icon and VLC should open up and start playing it.

The only thing you have to make sure of is that VLC is associated with .ts files, but it does this automatically when it is installed

It works just fine for me!
 

dig deep

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#3
Yes, it should work just fine, after all what is a dreambox ?

a linux decoder :)
 
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#4
Linux rocks, thanks for reply, i already try open the the file m3u, but ok, i ill try do that, thanks
 
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#5
:( not working

On X-Web-TV show a black screen with black letters saying (no video)

Tks anyway!
 

billnot

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#6
I think you're using the wrong tools!
You don't need any web TV program; all you need are a browser and VLC.
 
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#7
and i have that... but i think vlc cannt play the stream, and i dont know why... :(
 

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#8
When you install VLC you need to tick some options to associate it with Firefox (or your browser). Try search- there are a few old posts on this and in The Guide.
 
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