daemon is a DLNA/UPnP-AV server sharing media files (video, music and pictures)
to clients on your network. Clients are typically multimedia players such as
vlc, totem and xbmc, and devices such as portable media players, smartphones,
televisions, video game entertainment systems and blu-ray players.
All the options below
can also be set in a configuration file
IP address the daemon should be listening on.
Activate debug mode (do not daemonize).
Specify the location of the configuration file. Uses
Show help and exit.
Model number the daemon will report to clients in its XML description.
PID file to use; the default is
Port number to listen on; the default is port 80.
Forces a full rescan of the media files.
Serial number the daemon will report to clients in its XML description.
Notify interval, in seconds; defaults to 895 seconds.
Show the program version and exit.
Sets the presentation url; the default is http address.
Default system-wide configuration file. See
for details on the syntax.