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  • roundajr2579
    Hi Im also a newbie to this and trying to make my way through this, however can anyone expand on what is meant by Download the twonky script from the files
    Message 1 of 10 , Feb 28, 2006
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      Hi

      Im also a newbie to this and trying to make my way through this,
      however can anyone expand on what is meant by "Download the twonky
      script from the files section" as I cannot find this info??

      Thanks


      --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "gouldyis" <gouldyis@...>
      wrote:
      >
      > --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "waterman24560"
      > <malcolm_e_stewart@c...> wrote:
      > >
      > > --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "gouldyis"
      > > <gouldyis@y...> wrote:
      > > >
      > > > --- In LinkStation_General@yahoogroups.com, "waterman24560"
      > > > <malcolm_e_stewart@c...> wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > I am a real dummy with this.
      > > > >
      > > > > I have a 250 Gb MIPS and have downloaded Openlink 52b and
      > > upgraded the
      > > > > 2.05 firmware with 52b.
      > > > >
      > > > > What do I need to do next for installing Twonky ? I just do
      not
      > > > > understand the Twonky How-To instructions.
      > > > >
      > > > > Thanks for any guidance or suggestions on where to look.
      > > > >
      > > > > waterman24560
      > > > >
      > > > Create a folder via Ls webinterface called media
      > > > Then goto that folder and create a new folder called Server
      > > >
      > > > Put the correct twonkyvision (mediaserver for mips) in the
      Server
      > > folder.
      > > >
      > > > Download the twonky script from the files section, there are 2
      > > lines
      > > > that need altering within that script I think as it's written
      for
      > > the
      > > > LS1. The 2 lines have /mnt/media/Server, change
      > > to /mnt/hda/media/Server.
      > > >
      > > > Put that script in your Linkstations share folder.
      > > >
      > > > Open up a telnet session, then I reckon you can just copy and
      paste
      > > > each line at a time into telnet:
      > > >
      > > >
      > > > cp /mnt/hda/share/twonky /etc/init.d/twonky
      > > > chmod 777 /etc/init.d/twonky
      > > >
      > > > cd /etc/init.d/
      > > > ./twonky restart
      > > >
      > > > If that doesn't say something about stopping pids and waiting
      then
      > > > stop there. Otherwise copy the rest
      > > >
      > > > cd /etc/rc.d/rc2.d
      > > > ln -s /etc/init.d/twonky S99twonky
      > > >
      > > > cd /etc/rc.d/rc6.d
      > > > ln -s /etc/init.d/twonky K92twonky
      > > >
      > > > cd /etc/rc.d/rc0.d
      > > > ln -s /etc/init.d/twonky K92twonky
      > > >
      > > > shutdown -r now
      > > > ----------
      > > > See if it works
      > > >
      > > > You'll get a red screen if you try to connect to the twonky
      > > > webinterface (if you've got that far) the .ini file thats
      created
      > > in
      > > > the Server folder needs 'enableweb=2'
      > > >
      > > Thanks for your advice, so far so good.
      > >
      > > Got the Twonky web interface (all red as you said) so changed the
      > > attribute and voila, all OK. Even I found Twonky on my DSM-320.
      > >
      > > Only 2 problems left.
      > >
      > > Firstly, when I shut-down the LS, Twonky does not auto restart. I
      > > have to telnet the restart.
      > >
      > > Secondly, I have put all my media files into separate shared
      folders
      > > on the LS (my_music, my_videos, my_pictures). What are the
      directory
      > > paths needed by Twonky ?
      > >
      > > Thanks in advance for your further advice.
      > >
      >
      > Sure the second part was entered correctly?
      >
      > You should see twonky somewhere if you run each of these commands?
      > (After reboot)
      > ls -l /etc/rc.d/rc2.d
      > ls -l /etc/rc.d/rc6.d
      > ls -l /etc/rc.d/rc0.d
      >
      > Twonky interface - under general and then contentdir, try:
      >
      > /mnt/hda/my_music,/mnt/hda/my_videos,/mnt/hda/my_pictures
      >
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