alevtd man page on aLinux

Man page or keyword search:  
man Server   7435 pages
apropos Keyword Search (all sections)
Output format
aLinux logo
[printable version]

alevtd(1)							     alevtd(1)

NAME
       alevtd - webserver for videotext pages

SYNOPSIS
       alevtd [ options ]

DESCRIPTION
       alevtd  is  http	 daemon which serves videotext pages as HTML.  Tune in
       some station with a utility like v4lctl or some TV  application.	  Then
       start it and point your browser to http://localhost:5654/

       Pages   may   be	  requested   either  in  HTML	format	(http://local‐
       host:5654/<page>/ or http://localhost:5654/<page>/<subpage>.html) or in
       ASCII  text  format (http://localhost:5654/<page>/<subpage>.txt).  Sub‐
       page "00" can be used for pages without subpages.

OPTIONS
       -h     print a short help text and the default values for all options.

       -v dev set vbi device (default: /dev/vbi).

       -d     enable debug output.

       -s     Write a start/stop notice and  serious  errors  to  the  syslog.
	      Specify  this  option twice to get a verbose log (additional log
	      events like dropped connections).

       -t sec set network timeout to >sec< seconds.

       -c n   set the number of allowed parallel connections to >n<.  This  is
	      a per-thread limit.

       -p port
	      listen on port >port< for incoming connections.  Default 5654.

       -n hostname
	      set the hostname which the server should use (required for redi‐
	      rects).

       -i ip  bind to IP-address >ip<.

       -l log log all requests to  the	logfile	 >log<	(common	 log  format).
	      Using  "-" as filename makes alevtd print the access log to std‐
	      out, which is only useful	 together  with	 the  -F  switch  (see
	      below).

       -L log same  as	above, but additional flush every line.	 Useful if you
	      want monitor the logfile with tail -f.

       -u user
	      set uid to >user< (after binding to the tcp port).  This	option
	      is allowed for root only.

       -g group
	      set gid to >group< (after binding to the tcp port).  This option
	      is allowed for root only.

       -F     don't run as daemon.  alevtd will not fork into background,  not
	      detach from terminal and report errors to stderr.

       -r     poll  tv	frequency,  clear vtx page cache if a frequency change
	      was detected.

SEE ALSO
       alevt(1), xawtv(1), v4lctl(1)

AUTHOR
       Gerd Knorr <kraxel@goldbach.in-berlin.de>

COPYRIGHT
       Copyright (C) 2000 Gerd Knorr <kraxel@goldbach.in-berlin.de>

       This program is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it
       under  the  terms of the GNU General Public License as published by the
       Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License, or (at  your
       option) any later version.

       This  program  is  distributed  in the hope that it will be useful, but
       WITHOUT ANY  WARRANTY;  without	even  the  implied  warranty  of  MER‐
       CHANTABILITY  or FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.  See the GNU General
       Public License for more details.

       You should have received a copy of the GNU General Public License along
       with this program; if not, write to the Free Software Foundation, Inc.,
       675 Mass Ave, Cambridge, MA 02139, USA.

			      (c) 2000 Gerd Knorr		     alevtd(1)
[top]

List of man pages available for aLinux

Copyright (c) for man pages and the logo by the respective OS vendor.

For those who want to learn more, the polarhome community provides shell access and support.

[legal] [privacy] [GNU] [policy] [cookies] [netiquette] [sponsors] [FAQ]
Tweet
Polarhome, production since 1999.
Member of Polarhome portal.
Based on Fawad Halim's script.
...................................................................
Vote for polarhome
Free Shell Accounts :: the biggest list on the net