vdr_remote Documentation




vdr_remote is a remote control application for Klaus Schmidinger's vdr [http://www.cadsoft.de/vdr/ ].
vdr_remote uses the SVDR Protocol to send commands to a vdr over a TCP/IP-network.



vdr_remote can:


You can send the remote control commands by clicking on the equivalent Interface Button or by using the corresponding Key Command. commands are always active, regardless if the buttons are displayed. Key Commands are:

Change Log

see Change Log


see Installing vdr_remote

Setting the preferences

Only two settings are mission-critical: These settings define, which buttons are displayed. Please note: The keyboard commands always work. The Timeout for Disk Status setting determines how long vdr_remote will wait for vdr's response. If no valid data comes back during this time, no or an empty dialog will be displayed. If this happens set the timeout to a higher value. The default value is 750ms which should be fine with most machines.

Known Bugs

see Bug List
For bug reports and an up-to-date list see the Bugs tracker on http://sourceforge.net/projects/vdr-remote-app


see Roadmap

License and Copyright

Copyright (C)2006 Peter Marquardt p_marquardt@users.sourceforge.net

This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at your option) any later version.

This program is distributed in the hope that it will be useful, but WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY; without even the implied warranty of MERCHANTABILITY or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. See the GNU General Public License for more details.

You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc., 59 Temple Place, Suite 330, Boston, MA 02111-1307 USA

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