[vlc-devel] Patch: compatibility with upnp Mediaserver v2

Mirsal Ennaime mirsal at videolan.org
Mon Dec 19 04:30:34 CET 2011

Hello Chris,

On Sat, 2011-12-17 at 23:30 +0000, Chris Clayton wrote:
> I own a Panasonic Blu-Ray recorder (model DMR-BW880), which also acts as DLNA Mediaserver for video 
> or photos stored on its hard drive. The Mediaserver announces itself as being version 2, so the 
> content directory service is also version 2.
> The patch below (against the 20111216 snapshot) allows VLC to play content from the server. The 
> Panasonic is the only mediaserver v2 device that I have, so I can't test whether the patch will 
> work with other devices. Perhaps owners of other v2 mediaservers could try it out. At the least, my 
> patch can be the basis for development by someone who knows more about upnp/dlna.

Applied with minor editing (whitespace, commit log), thanks.

Best regards,


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