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

unsolicited unsolicited at swiz.ca
Tue May 7 13:58:53 EDT 2013


I just saw that. It's been running for several hours now - it isn't 
seeing anything.

The way I read it, djmount /mnt/<mountpoint> and it goes out and scans 
the world, presenting a tree of devices / content within the mountpoint.

No joy here so far.

You talk about mounting the camera, but from what I can see that type of 
operation isn't in play here. What am I missing?

(The camera is out there on my local net just doing its thing. I'm 
expecting djmount to find it, map it, and I should see things start to 
show up.)

??? (Suggestions?)

On 13-05-07 01:51 PM, Adam Glauser wrote:
> The djmount[1] project uses FUSE to allow the mounting of uPnP sources as a
> file system. Perhaps this would sort you out? Just mount the camera and use
> cp.
>
> [1]http://djmount.sourceforge.net/
>
>
> On Tue, May 7, 2013 at 1:41 PM, unsolicited <unsolicited at swiz.ca> wrote:
>
>> 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<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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