[kwlug-disc] UPnP 'dropbox'/ftp download / sync equivalent?

unsolicited unsolicited at swiz.ca
Tue May 7 13:41:41 EDT 2013


I did see that in the repo, but it seemed to be a library only.

Know anything that uses it?

In essence, I guess I'm talking 'cp upnp://<ipaddress> 
/plunkfileslocally' type of thing. (or ftp <ipaddress> get *)

On 13-05-07 10:26 AM, Colin Mackay wrote:
> I have never used it, but I found this, might be useful?
>
> http://miniupnp.tuxfamily.org/
>
>
> On Sat, May 4, 2013 at 1:22 AM, unsolicited <unsolicited at swiz.ca> wrote:
>
>> I have managed to get to play with an IP camera, for the first time - a
>> D-Link DCS-2132L (http://www.dlink.com/ca/en/**
>> home-solutions/view/network-**cameras/dcs-2132l-cloud-**camera-2200<http://www.dlink.com/ca/en/home-solutions/view/network-cameras/dcs-2132l-cloud-camera-2200>).
>> ['Hi-def' / 720p / 1280x800 , records to SD card, ...]
>>
>> I would like to pull the sdcard files from it on the fly, in case the
>> camera gets damaged or swiped mid-incident, but there's no ssh, ftp, http,
>> etc. access to it.
>>
>> Yet files can be pulled from it via UPnP.
>>
>> Anyone know of anything that can pull files from a UPnP server en masse
>> instead of by single file, click by click?
>>
>> a la sync, or scp/ftp/rsync pull, scripted to run every minute sort of
>> thing?
>>
>> Even if I found the right wget URL to use, I don't see a way to get the
>> list of files to then script the URLs for a wget loop to pull via.
>>
>> Too bad it doesn't have an smb / ftp server to pull from, so I wonder if
>> there's a UPnP equivalent utility.
>>
>> TIA.




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