sudo /etc/init.d/minidlna restart
[sudo] password for donnie:
* Restarting DLNA/UPnP-AV media server minidlna [2012/11/11 23:12:56] utils.c:282: warn: make_dir: cannot create directory '/var/lib/minidlna'
[2012/11/11 23:12:56] minidlna.c:527: fatal: Database path not accessible! [/var/lib/minidlna]
UPDATE:- Okay it seems to work now. I had to sudo minidlan once to be able to create folders in root filesystem.
# port for HTTP (descriptions, SOAP, media transfer) traffic
# network interfaces to serve, comma delimited
# set this to the directory you want scanned.
# * if have multiple directories, you can have multiple media_dir= lines
# * if you want to restrict a media_dir to a specific content type, you
# can prepend the type, followed by a comma, to the directory:
# + "A" for audio (eg. media_dir=A,/home/jmaggard/Music)
# + "V" for video (eg. media_dir=V,/home/jmaggard/Videos)
# + "P" for images (eg. media_dir=P,/home/jmaggard/Pictures)
# set this if you want to customize the name that shows up on your clients
# set this if you would like to specify the directory where you want MiniDLNA to store its database and album art cache
# set this if you would like to specify the directory where you want MiniDLNA to store its log file
# set this to change the verbosity of the information that is logged
# each section can use a different level: off, fatal, error, warn, info, or debug
# this should be a list of file names to check for when searching for album art
# note: names should be delimited with a forward slash ("/")
# set this to no to disable inotify monitoring to automatically di# set this to strictly adhere to DLNA standards.
# * This will allow server-side downscaling of very large JPEG images,
# which may hurt JPEG serving performance on (at least) Sony DLNA products.
# default presentation url is http address on port 80
# notify interval in seconds. default is 895 seconds.
# serial and model number the daemon will report to clients
# in its XML description
# specify the path to the MiniSSDPd socket
# use different container as root of the tree
# possible values:
# + "." - use standard container (this is the default)
# + "B" - "Browse Directory"
# + "M" - "Music"
# + "V" - "Video"
# + "P" - "Pictures"
# if you specify "B" and client device is audio-only then "Music/Folders" will be used as root
scover new files
# note: the default is yes
# set this to yes to enable support for streaming .jpg and .mp3 files to a TiVo supporting HMO