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Old 02-16-2012, 05:25 AM   #1
manox
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VLC interface issue


I have installed Lubuntu on my HTPC and try to set up remote connection from phone to vlc by HTTP but now I can't even open VLC nor reinstall it
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VLC media player 1.1.12 The Luggage (revision exported)
[0x95d1f1c] main interface: creating httpd
[0x95d1f1c] main interface error: socket bind error (Permission denied)
[0x95d1f1c] main interface error: cannot create socket(s) for HTTP host
[0x95d1f1c] oldhttp interface error: cannot listen on 192.168.1.14:8080
[0x95d1f1c] main interface error: no suitable interface module
Remote control interface initialized. Type `help' for help.
Blocked: call to unsetenv("DBUS_ACTIVATION_ADDRESS")
Blocked: call to unsetenv("DBUS_ACTIVATION_BUS_TYPE")
[0x95e0824] main interface: creating httpd
[0x95e0824] main interface error: socket bind error (Permission denied)
[0x95e0824] main interface error: cannot create socket(s) for HTTP host
[0x95e0824] oldhttp interface error: cannot listen on 192.168.1.14:8080
[0x95e0824] main interface error: no suitable interface module
[0x953b164] main libvlc error: interface "default" initialization failed
status change: ( stop state: 0 )
status change: ( quit )
 
Old 02-16-2012, 06:17 AM   #2
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have you tried running vlc with default settings?
have you tried deleting vlc settings folder in $home?
 
Old 02-16-2012, 06:42 AM   #3
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VLC has worked with default settings I'm not sure how to reset it
I have removed .vlc from $home and then reinstall it didn't help
 
Old 02-22-2012, 05:39 AM   #4
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Hi

Try
vlc --reset-config
That worked for me.

Cheers,

M
 
  


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