[PLUG] VLC remote control

Larry Williams larryw at holbrookmasons.org
Wed Jan 6 15:29:30 PST 2010


Erik Lane wrote:
> (Though server
> is a bit of a misnomer, since the screen is also attached to it, and that's
> where I want the video/audio stream displayed.)
VNC might do the trick.  But if you think of the laptop as a remote 
control, and in general terms how the average video device works, menu 
and control reaction are observed on the main display.  I would think 
along the lines of a remote control program on the laptop and the 
complimentary listening service on the server.

Otherwise, I would think that issuing a VLC command to direct output to 
a specific display is required.

Just a thought.

Larry



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