Provided by: vdradmin-am_3.6.10-4.1_all bug


       vdradmind - Web-based administration tool for VDR


       vdradmind [OPTION]...


       vdradmind provides a webinterface for managing the Linux Video Disk Recorder (VDR), it has
       a virtual remote to control your VDR, you can view live-tv as a small slideshow,  you  can
       search for certain shows in the EPG....

       By default vdradmind will listen on port 8001.

       Note:  Your  VDR  must  be configured to be accessible via SVDRP from the machine, you run
       vdradmind from.


       --nofork / -n
              Do not fork on start of vdradmind. (vdradmind does not go into daemon-mode)

       --config / -c
              Ask    some    questions,    to    interactively    generate    the     config-file

       --cfgdir dir/ -d dir
              Path to the directory containing the VDRAdmin-AM config files.

       --kill / -k
              Kill a forked vdradmind.

       --pid pidfile / -p pidfile
              Set the pidfile to use.

       --ipv6 / -6
              use IPv6. [EXPERIMENTAL!]

       --ssl / -s
              only accept https:// connections.

              NOTE: this requires server-cert.pem and server-key.pem in the "certs" directory.

              You can create them for example like this:

              # openssl req -new -x509 -days 9999 -keyout server-rsa-key.pem -out server-cert.pem

              # openssl rsa -in server-rsa-key.pem > server-key.pem

       --log level / -l level
              set log level for this session [0 - 7].

       --help / -h
              Display a short message about the options of vdradmind.


       This  man-page  has been written by Thomas Schmidt <> and has been updated
       by Andreas Mair <>.

       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

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