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7145Re: Write on Soundbridge display

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  • doctordiller
    Feb 5, 2008
      Ok, I can make it work using Python. -> telnetlib.Telnet(host,port)
      Thanks for sending me an email with the answer.

      --- In nslu2-general@yahoogroups.com, "doctordiller" <jacob@...>
      wrote:
      >
      > Thanks, this all looks real good but unfortunately I do not use
      > Debian. Does anyone have a solution for optware ? I don't think
      there
      > is a ipkg telnet package available. Is it possible to simulate
      telnet
      > in anyway ?
      > Thanks.
      >
      > --- In nslu2-general@yahoogroups.com, "Sam" <sam@> wrote:
      > >
      > > --- In nslu2-general@yahoogroups.com, "doctordiller" <jacob@>
      > > wrote:
      > > >
      > > > Hey,
      > > > Yes you can probably use a shell script and telnet. That is
      what
      > I
      > > > would like to know how :-) I'm new to this stuff and would like
      > to
      > > > know how to telnet OUT from the slug to the soundbridge. An
      > example
      > > > would be appreciated.
      > > > Thanks,
      > > > --- In nslu2-general@yahoogroups.com, "Sam" <sam@> wrote:
      > > > >
      > > > > --- In nslu2-general@yahoogroups.com, "doctordiller" <jacob@>
      > > wrote:
      > > > > >
      > > > > > Hi,
      > > > > > I have been working on a nice little setup where I have my
      > slug
      > > > > > downloading torrents and FTP them to my network mediea
      > player.
      > > > I'm
      > > > > > using a simple sh script to process the torrent file and
      FTP
      > > the
      > > > > > downloaded file to a folder on my network player.
      > > > > > What I would like to do is write a status on my soundbridge
      > > while
      > > > the
      > > > > > torrent is downloading (% done, copying file, file ready,
      > ect.)
      > > > Does
      > > > > > anyone know how to write to the display of the soundbridge
      > from
      > > a
      > > > sh
      > > > > > script. I know about telnet to port 4444 and 5555 but I
      > basicly
      > > > don't
      > > > > > know how to achive this from a .sh
      > > > > > Thanks,
      > > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > Cant tell you yet.. Just installing my Soundbridge now
      > > > >
      > > > > I presume you can use a shell script to open a telnet
      > connection,
      > > > login
      > > > > and input whatever you want it to display...?
      > > > >
      > > > > Will see what i can find out
      > > > >
      > > > >
      > > > > Sam
      > > > >
      > > >
      > >
      > >
      > > SLUG:~# telnet
      > > -bash: telnet: command not found
      > > SLUG:~# apt-get install telnet
      > > <snip>
      > > SLUG:~# telnet
      > > telnet> o
      > > (to) 192.168.0.30 4444
      > > Trying 192.168.0.30...
      > > Connected to 192.168.0.30.
      > > Escape character is '^]'.
      > >
      > >
      > > Welcome to the SoundBridge Shell version 3.0.49 Release
      > > Type '?' for help or 'help <command>' for help on <command>.
      > >
      > > SoundBridge>
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > For a really basic script:
      > >
      > > SLUG:/home/sam# ./soundbridge.sh
      > > Trying 192.168.0.30...
      > > Connected to 192.168.0.30.
      > > Escape character is '^]'.
      > >
      > >
      > > Welcome to the SoundBridge Shell version 3.0.49 Release
      > > Type '?' for help or 'help <command>' for help on <command>.
      > >
      > > SoundBridge> ^]
      > > telnet> quit
      > > Connection closed.
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > SLUG:/home/sam# cat soundbridge.sh
      > > #!/bin/sh
      > >
      > > telnet 192.168.0.30 4444
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > SoundBridge> ?
      > > Valid commands are:
      > > ? - displays this list
      > > help - provides help on a command
      > > clear - clears the terminal window
      > > stty - sets shell tty parameters
      > > consoleprint - sets consoleprint on or off
      > > version - prints out the software version
      > > exit - exits the shell
      > > cycles - displays a count of processor cycles
      > > uptime - reports system uptime
      > > reboot - reboots the system
      > > ps - lists threads
      > > ifconfig - lists network interface configurations
      > > ping - pings an ip address
      > > ipset - sets up a manual config
      > > mfg - performs mfg tests
      > > sketch - draw on the display
      > > irman - capture, monitor or send IR commands
      > > memstat - prints out memory statistics
      > > romcheck - print rom sizes
      > > log - dump the persistent log
      > > logclear - clear the log
      > > logadd - add string to log
      > > attract - attract eyeballs
      > > irwait - wait for a specific IR command
      > > displaytype - print type of currently connected DISplay
      > > time - displays the current time
      > > clearsettings - clears CascadeSettings and reboots
      > > softwareupgrade - perform software upgrades from network or
      local
      > > storage
      > > srbmod - modify srb for oem test
      > > rcp - enter the RCP shell
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > They provide some developer stuff... So it'll proably need
      looking
      > > into
      > >
      > >
      > >
      > > Sam
      > >
      >
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