svdrpsend man page

svdrpsend — sends commands to VDR

Synopsis

svdrpsend [options] command

Description

This program sends commands to VDR (the Video Disk Recorder) and displays the result. A list of available commands can be shown by sending the HELP command.

Options

-d hostname
Accesses the VDR at the specified hostname (default is localhost).
-p port
Uses the SVDRP port number port (default is 6419).

Examples

To request the available commands from the VDR running on the local host:

svdrpsend HELP

Authors

Written by Tobias Grimm <tg@e-tobi.net>

Permission is granted to copy, distribute and/or modify this document under the terms of the GNU General Public License, Version 2 any later version published by the Free Software Foundation.

On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License can be found in /usr/share/common-licenses/GPL.

See Also

vdr(1), vdr(5)

Referenced By

vdr(1).

19 Feb 2015 2.2 Video Disk Recorder