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by ThyMaster
Sun Jul 10, 2016 3:26 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Q: Add year and month sub-folder to photo keywords
Replies: 0
Views: 5691

Q: Add year and month sub-folder to photo keywords

Hi, As I have too many photos (over 50k) I'd like to add a time tree beneath the keywords entry. I added the following to the view-definitions.xml file: <container name='keywords' id='picture/keywords' createClass='object.item.imageItem.photo' class='object.container' > <container buildon='pv:avKeyw...
by ThyMaster
Mon Mar 25, 2013 2:17 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: DENON AVR-2113 can't pause/resume FLAC played from Twonky
Replies: 1
Views: 1994

DENON AVR-2113 can't pause/resume FLAC played from Twonky

Hi, did anyone ever solve this issue: DENON AVRs in general seem to have an issue with pausing and resuming FLAC files from UpnP-Servers. In my case I use DENON AVR-2113 with TMS 5.1.6 and/or TMS 7.12. In both cases I can't pause nor resume any playing FLAC song. The is even more annoying since the ...
by ThyMaster
Fri Sep 28, 2012 6:46 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TS 7.x - New XML DeviceDB entries get ignored??
Replies: 12
Views: 4791

Re: TS 7.x - New XML DeviceDB entries get ignored??

Hi Folks, thanks for the answers. @Phiberton: Yes, I could work around this (again) with a separate Music-only tree but still the Philips would give me first the tree view (even if it states 'Music' only then) instead of jumping straight into my music folders (as it is now with the AV=M setting of T...
by ThyMaster
Thu Sep 27, 2012 8:02 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TS 7.x - New XML DeviceDB entries get ignored??
Replies: 12
Views: 4791

Re: TS 7.x - New XML DeviceDB entries get ignored??

Hi Guys, I also figured the Roku setting (since I own one device myself). Funny enough, if you delete the <Capabilities> <MediaTypeList> <MediaType>MUSIC</MediaType> </MediaTypeList> </Capabilities> part it won't change a thing. I also tried this with my Philips again: No change! And yes, I restarte...
by ThyMaster
Wed Sep 26, 2012 6:33 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TS 7.x - New XML DeviceDB entries get ignored??
Replies: 12
Views: 4791

Re: TS 7.x - New XML DeviceDB entries get ignored??

Hi Phiberton, thx al ot for the quick answer. I should have mentioned it: I tried that, too. But still it seems the setting gets completely ignored. I use the AV=M setting in Client.db underTMS 5.1.6 and the Philips device jumps straight to music, not offering the "Music, Pictures, Videos"...
by ThyMaster
Tue Sep 25, 2012 4:07 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TS 7.x - New XML DeviceDB entries get ignored??
Replies: 12
Views: 4791

TS 7.x - New XML DeviceDB entries get ignored??

Hi Folks, coming from version 5.1.6(!) I made quite some amendments to my old DeviceDB (called client.db those days). As an example I set my Philips devices to music-only devices by manually altering the respective entries in the DeviceDB. Now with version 7 new XML files have been introduced and ev...
by ThyMaster
Sun Mar 18, 2012 10:15 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Twonky 7 groupid in navtree is not working
Replies: 19
Views: 5044

Re: Twonky 7 groupid in navtree is not working

Hi, thx a lot. But with groupids gone I'm lost right now. It took me quite some time to understand their XML syntax to re-establish my custom trees in v5. Now it looks I would have to re-write all of it again.... :evil: ThyMaster BTW: I switched over to Subsonic for providing my music over the inter...
by ThyMaster
Sat Mar 17, 2012 5:13 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Twonky 7 groupid in navtree is not working
Replies: 19
Views: 5044

Re: Twonky 7 groupid in navtree is not working

+3

(I came a long, long way with Twonky, all the way back to where it was produced in Berlin/Germany, but the after Version 5 they degraded..... sad but true but IMO they become more and more an Apple-ish piece of software, and that's absolutely no praisal)
by ThyMaster
Fri Feb 11, 2011 10:12 am
Forum: Roku clients
Topic: FLAC Transcoding Question
Replies: 6
Views: 4974

Re: FLAC Transcoding Question

Hi, encoding for Roku clients stopped working from version 6.x on. I don't what they've done to the code but they managed to kill this feature for good. IMO the is no way to convert FLAC to anything else to play this on the RokuSB. Funny enough FLAC conversion works with PS3 w/o a problem (at least ...
by ThyMaster
Mon Nov 08, 2010 3:10 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: The Final Release of TwonkyServer 6.0.28 is Now Available!
Replies: 20
Views: 6074

Re: The Final Release of TwonkyServer 6.0.28 is Now Available!

and here's the log file excerpt when failing to convert FLAC to WAV: 14:53:53:495 [Info] - LOG_HTTP: HTTP_accept_Impl : entering receive module 14:53:53:496 [Info] - LOG_HTTP: HTTP_send_receive : header = GET /disk/NON-DLNA/O0$1$8I1546.flac HTTP/1.0 Host: 192.168.1.11 User-Agent: CORE/6.506.4.1 Open...
by ThyMaster
Wed Nov 03, 2010 4:43 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: The Final Release of TwonkyServer 6.0.28 is Now Available!
Replies: 20
Views: 6074

Re: The Final Release of TwonkyServer 6.0.28 is Now Available!

Thanks for the update.

But is it just me, but FLAC-to-WAV conversion still doesn't work.
I tried it on PS3 and RokuSB - no avail.... :(

But at least it creates the desired WAV file.
Any hint how we can change the clients.db to make the devices play the converted WAV file?

- ThyMaster
by ThyMaster
Fri Oct 22, 2010 12:30 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: FLAC to WAV - Any news/solution on TMS 6.x?
Replies: 2
Views: 1007

FLAC to WAV - Any news/solution on TMS 6.x?

Hi, I know it has been discussed in an epic way already but: Is there any working solution for TMS 6.x around that converts FLAC to WAV for non-FLAC compatible devices on the fly? If yes I'd love to see where or, better, a how-to. If not, why? It really works like a charm under TMS 5.x and I think m...
by ThyMaster
Wed Apr 07, 2010 12:14 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Wifi photoframe and Twonky... does it work?
Replies: 21
Views: 4895

Re: Wifi photoframe and Twonky... does it work?

AFAIK there are NO wireless DLNA-compatible digi-frames on the market any more!
All you can do is look for used/refurbished ones (or lasted stock stuff).

- ThyMaster
by ThyMaster
Mon Feb 22, 2010 3:07 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: OT: How to recode MP4, level 5 to MP4, level 4
Replies: 1
Views: 766

OT: How to recode MP4, level 5 to MP4, level 4

Hi Folks, this question is a bit OT: My brand new Sansung phone creates videos using MP4 level 5 codec. Now my PS3 is not accepting such videos since it only supports MP4 up to level 4.1. TMS recoding option is obviously not working since it does not differ in between the levels of MP4. So my questi...
by ThyMaster
Wed Feb 03, 2010 3:42 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Video Thumbnails or Video Cover Art
Replies: 3
Views: 1546

Re: Video Thumbnails or Video Cover Art

Hmmm,

the only thing I can think of (for non-MP4 videos) is to create a folder for each movie, move the movie into it and then add a "folder.jpg" as the thumbnail to it. Don't forget to re-build the database afterwards!

- ThyMaster
by ThyMaster
Tue Feb 02, 2010 1:46 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Issue showing video cover art
Replies: 3
Views: 1104

Re: Issue showing video cover art

Hi, well, in most cases videos won't have any tags (and therefore no cover-art). AFAIK only MP4 videos support tags. As said just place a "folger.jpg" in the video directory and then rebuild the database. (To rebuild the database go to the Web UI -> Troubleshooting ansd presee the button &...
by ThyMaster
Thu Jan 28, 2010 2:20 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Issue showing video cover art
Replies: 3
Views: 1104

Re: Issue showing video cover art

Well,

with MP3 (and other music formats) it's very simple:
Integrate cover-art into their ID-tag.

With folders in general you need to add a "folder.jpg" in the folder.
Once done you must rebuild the database to see them.

- ThyMaster
by ThyMaster
Mon Jan 25, 2010 11:08 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Tweaks and Tipps for TMS 5.1.x (some Linux only)
Replies: 5
Views: 4416

Tweaks and Tipps for TMS 5.1.x (some Linux only)

Hi All, after being a fan of TMS 4.4.x for years I finally found (after some tweaking) my peace in using 5.1.3! I'm running it under Linux so some of my tipps might not be applicable to Windows or NAS versions! Tweak 1: Pictures on PS3 are always scaled to 1440x1080 (HD size). This leads into proble...
by ThyMaster
Mon Jan 18, 2010 10:31 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TMS 5.1.2 Transcoding aktivation under Windows Client
Replies: 9
Views: 3193

Re: TMS 5.1.2 Transcoding aktivation under Windows Client

Is there any Manual how to enable the Video Transcoding under Windows? I have only found something for Linux but nothing for Windows... What i have done already: C:\Programme\TwonkyMedia\cgi-bin convert.location = C:\Programme\ImageMagick\ ffmpeg.location = C:\Programme\VistaCodecPack\filters\ffmpe...
by ThyMaster
Fri Jan 15, 2010 12:41 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: SOLVED: TMS 5.1.2 (Linux) and Philips NP2900: Problem w/FLAC
Replies: 3
Views: 1063

Re: TMS 5.1.2 (Linux) and Philips NP2900: Problem with FLAC

Hi,

thx for the aswers.
Well, I did it all. Actually the Philips plays some of the FLACs (like my Tom Waits stuff) but it won't play my Pili-Pili.flac, no matter what I'm doing..
Strange, but I think it lies on the Philips side...

- ThyMaster
by ThyMaster
Thu Jan 14, 2010 4:26 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Transcoding not available
Replies: 7
Views: 3631

Re: Transcoding not available

I don't transcode video for 2 reasons. 1) it will stress my little server too much 2) seems a pointless excercise, as the 2nd transcoded copy takes up discspace (due to caching), may as well convert it offline to the right format, or better still rip it in the right format in the first place. For 1...
by ThyMaster
Thu Jan 14, 2010 2:59 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Transcoding not available
Replies: 7
Views: 3631

Re: Transcoding not available

For all Linux buffs: The .location files won't work for Linux systems. Instead just create symlinks of the needed programs (like ffmpeg or any2mp3) into the cgi-bin directory. Voilà all transcoding options are available after a restart! BTW, I have two questions on the .desc files settings: 1. Does...
by ThyMaster
Thu Jan 14, 2010 12:37 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: SOLVED: TMS 5.1.2 (Linux) and Philips NP2900: Problem w/FLAC
Replies: 3
Views: 1063

SOLVED: TMS 5.1.2 (Linux) and Philips NP2900: Problem w/FLAC

Hi, I just introduced my first FLAC files to my music collection and they show up fine on my Philips NP2900 (which is FLAC capable). But I have problems: Some if these FLACs play nearly flawless (it takes a few seconds until they start playing). Other though won't play at all (even I waited for 5 mi...
by ThyMaster
Wed Jan 13, 2010 1:23 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: [5.1.2] Case sensitive tags?
Replies: 6
Views: 1728

Re: [5.1.2] Case sensitive tags?

Well, I agree that it is somewhat annoying that they removed the ADAPTCASE feature. BUT, on the other hand it never was perfect, either. When turned on, it changed ALL capital chars to "first capital, rest small" so artists like ABC or ABBA read Abc and Abba. It also affected not only arti...
by ThyMaster
Wed Jan 13, 2010 1:17 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Definition in XML file for sorting order
Replies: 1
Views: 1036

Definition in XML file for sorting order

Hi, I have a problem here with my individual XML file definition (TMS 5.1.2, running under Linux). I try to set up the following sorting order for music files: First sort by ARTIST, then sort by ALBUM and finally sort by TRACK ID. I use the following code for this: <container name='allname' albumart...
by ThyMaster
Tue Jan 12, 2010 12:58 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TMS 5.1.2 (Linux) - No Playlists anymore?
Replies: 2
Views: 971

Re: TMS 5.1.2 (Linux) - No Playlists anymore?

Hmmmm, I finally got it to work... but I don't know why and how. I just generated a new playlist, did a re-scan and, voilá, all(!) my playlists appeared. Strange enough: A re-build of the db lead to a complete vanishing of all playlists. But when I changed the time stamp of at least one random M3U ...
by ThyMaster
Mon Jan 11, 2010 12:57 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TMS 5.1.2 (Linux) - No Playlists anymore?
Replies: 2
Views: 971

TMS 5.1.2 (Linux) - No Playlists anymore?

Hi Guys, I have a strange problem here: All my m3u-playlists seems to gone with release 5.1.2. Funny I think they've been there before but now they seem to be gone for good. No clean re-install, no re-creation of db will bring them back! This is what debug tells me: 12:25:08:989 upnp_database_playli...
by ThyMaster
Fri Dec 18, 2009 9:58 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: May I use one license to install 2 TwonkyMedia Servers?
Replies: 8
Views: 2240

Re: May I use one license to install 2 TwonkyMedia Servers?

AFAIK this is not allowed by license regulations.
Furthermore it will plain not work once the two server are in the same network and "see" each other.

- ThyMaster
by ThyMaster
Wed Dec 09, 2009 6:11 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Roku Sondbridge Cannot Detect TMS After Upgrade to 5.1
Replies: 6
Views: 1988

Re: Roku Sondbridge Cannot Detect TMS After Upgrade to 5.1

Ooops. I always forget about embedded systems. Sorry!
Anyway out there with NAS device to out?

- ThyMaster
by ThyMaster
Wed Dec 09, 2009 1:56 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: SOLVED Sorting order gets garbled with more than 199 tracks
Replies: 1
Views: 713

Re: BUG: Sorting order gets garbled with more than 199 tracks

...and I don't even dare to post, but:
TMS 4.4.18 has NO problems with sorting at all.

So, again reverting to 4.4.18 :twisted:

- ThyMaster

Edit: I just figured it wasn't TMS problem with sorting but me screwing up my home-grown XML files. I added a wrong sorting order at the wrong place.
by ThyMaster
Wed Dec 09, 2009 10:01 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: SOLVED Sorting order gets garbled with more than 199 tracks
Replies: 1
Views: 713

SOLVED Sorting order gets garbled with more than 199 tracks

Hi Folks, I just encountered a strange bug in TMS 5.1.1: I have a directory with more than 199 consecutive tracks in it. All these tracks have consecutive track numbering (001 to 349). TMS 5.1.1 now garbles the track sorting completely (like 256, 002, 004, 345 etc) instead of sorting them according ...
by ThyMaster
Tue Dec 08, 2009 11:39 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Roku Sondbridge Cannot Detect TMS After Upgrade to 5.1
Replies: 6
Views: 1988

Re: Roku Sondbridge Cannot Detect TMS After Upgrade to 5.1

Download 5.1.1 at downloads/5.1.1/
Remove 5.1 completely!
Install 5.1.1
Done!

- ThyMaster
by ThyMaster
Tue Dec 08, 2009 11:37 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: WMP 12 Ignores Navigation Tree
Replies: 1
Views: 790

Re: WMP 12 Ignores Navigation Tree

Simple answer: No!
It's MS's way to handle DLNA servers...

- ThyMaster
by ThyMaster
Sat Dec 05, 2009 5:11 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Roku Sondbridge Cannot Detect TMS After Upgrade to 5.1
Replies: 6
Views: 1988

Re: Roku Sondbridge Cannot Detect TMS After Upgrade to 5.1

PeeBee is right, but 5.1 also has a bug that makes it somewhat invisible for Roku.
In other words:
TMS 5.1 sees the Roku but the Roku doesn't see tMS 5.1.

Solution: Install 5.1.1

- ThyMaster
by ThyMaster
Sat Dec 05, 2009 10:01 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: 5.1 (all versions) <navtree sortcriteria> still not working.
Replies: 4
Views: 1429

Re: 5.1.1 <navtree sortcriteria> still not working.

+1 by me.

And some documentation on the new XML format please!

- ThyMaster
by ThyMaster
Wed Oct 14, 2009 3:18 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Personal Rating in pictures seems to be broken
Replies: 0
Views: 995

Personal Rating in pictures seems to be broken

Hi,

I just figured that all my personal ratings are gone.
It might have been related to my updating to Adobe Photoshop Elements 8.
Rebuilding the database didn't help nor anythings else. This phenomenon happens in TMS 4.4.18 as well as in 5.0.68.

Any ideas?
- ThyMaster
by ThyMaster
Wed Oct 14, 2009 11:16 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Kodak PictureFrame EX811 and TMS 5.0.68 - Not working!
Replies: 0
Views: 1086

Kodak PictureFrame EX811 and TMS 5.0.68 - Not working!

Hi, about 4 weeks ago I dared to update from TMS 4.4.18 to 5.0.68. I re-wrote the XML file to get the same individual tree-view I had with 4.4.18 and was quite happy. One of the main reasons to upgrade was the way 5.0.68 organizes/sorts tagged pictures. In 4.4.18 it is basically unusable while in 5....
by ThyMaster
Thu Oct 08, 2009 12:16 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Worth the upgrade?
Replies: 2
Views: 914

Re: Worth the upgrade?

It does make sense to upgrade feature-wise but since most of them a buggy (to say the least) I would rather stay away from 5.1 for now (esp. for NAS owners, since it appears to particular buggy...)

Just my 2 cts.
-ThyMaster
by ThyMaster
Tue Oct 06, 2009 7:35 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TMS 5.1 Feedback thread
Replies: 39
Views: 14121

Re: TMS 5.1 Feedback thread

I just switched from 5.0.68 to 5.1 on my windows PC. With 5.1 the photos are no more in the right order and TM writes a wrong date to all fotos; with 5.0.68 the order and shown date is correct. This effect is seen both on my Sony Bravia TV and the Media Browser on the PC (they both show the same da...
by ThyMaster
Tue Sep 29, 2009 12:20 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Transcoding how to
Replies: 1
Views: 1039

Re: Transcoding how to

Hi,

AFAIK transcoding does not work in any release prior to 5.1. And its very buggy in 5.1 (to say the least...)

- ThyMaster
by ThyMaster
Thu Sep 24, 2009 2:30 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Individual trees per device in TMS 5.0.68 - Possible?
Replies: 0
Views: 960

Individual trees per device in TMS 5.0.68 - Possible?

Hi All, I just read a few times that assignment of individual trees for different devices (e.g. show only pictures on digital picture frame) is not only possible in 5.1 but also in 5.0.68. In 5.1 I have this setting available within the Web UI but not in 5.0.68. So is it really possible? And if yes,...
by ThyMaster
Wed Sep 16, 2009 9:37 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Release of TMS 5.1.1 - When?
Replies: 10
Views: 3331

Re: Release of TMS 5.1.1 - When?

Roku problems were reported, they were tested in the Berlin office, and no problems were found, requests for more info were ignored. Wait a minute: What means ignored? For my part I never ignored any request, but Berlin just released 5.1 w/o further notice. Actually I was the first to report bugs o...
by ThyMaster
Tue Sep 15, 2009 11:13 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Running TMS 4.4 and 5.1 in parallel on Linux - Possible?
Replies: 1
Views: 714

Running TMS 4.4 and 5.1 in parallel on Linux - Possible?

Hi,

since TMS 4.4 serves me well but lacks some great features of 5.1 (which is not usable for my Roku Soundbridge and PS3) I asked myself why not running the in parallel on the same PC (Linux).
Is this possible? And if yes what do I have to do (changing ports would suffice)?

TIA
ThyMaster
by ThyMaster
Tue Sep 15, 2009 8:58 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Release of TMS 5.1.1 - When?
Replies: 10
Views: 3331

Release of TMS 5.1.1 - When?

Hi, first of all: This is in no way a rant! TMS 5.1 seems to be pretty much unusable for most users (at least if one reads the TMS 5.1 thread in this forum). For me personally not having fixed the issues of my Roku Soundbridge not finding TMS and having all pictures shown with garbled date and time ...
by ThyMaster
Fri Jul 24, 2009 9:16 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Backport one single feature to 4.4 - Possible?
Replies: 0
Views: 867

Backport one single feature to 4.4 - Possible?

Hi Folks, I'm owning licenses for both TMS - 4.4 and 5.x For now I wasn't able to use 5.x due to stability problems with Kodak frame EX811 (see my other posts). So I'm still a (happy) user of TMS 4.4. There's only one thing that really nags me: If you sort pictures by their keywords TMS 4.4 creates ...
by ThyMaster
Thu Jul 16, 2009 12:36 pm
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: Pls. change behaviour of "adaptcase="
Replies: 5
Views: 2627

Pls. change behaviour of "adaptcase="

Hi Folks, please change the behaviour of "adaptcase=" parameter. Currently it does one good and one bad thing at the same time (adaptcase=1): :D Good thing: It changes titles, albums and artists from "The Dummy" to "Dummy, The" which makes it much easier to find :evil: ...
by ThyMaster
Fri Dec 19, 2008 10:32 am
Forum: TwonkyServer
Topic: TwonkyMedia Server 5 for Linux - Features?
Replies: 3
Views: 1686

TwonkyMedia Server 5 for Linux - Features?

Hi All, I just downloaded and tested TMS 5.0.40 under Linux. So far I haven't noticed any advantages over version 4.4.9. Quite the contrary: Features like the individual tree settings seem to be gone! I tried to copy my existing ini file from 4.4.9 to 5.0.40 but no change! Do I miss something here o...
by ThyMaster
Wed Nov 12, 2008 10:59 am
Forum: PS3
Topic: Largest file Twonky / PS3 support?
Replies: 6
Views: 3109

Re: Largest file Twonky / PS3 support?

The largest file size for movies and music is: 4GB (or in other words: the maximum file size of a FAT32 file system). That goes not only for files stored on the PS3 but (for whatever reason) also for files stored on the TV server (even if the server fuile system supports files > 4GB) For pictures it...

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