Accessing my Tomato DLNA Server from outside?

Discussion in 'Tomato Firmware' started by premudriy, Mar 29, 2011.

  1. premudriy

    premudriy LI Guru Member

    Hello everyone,

    I have the latest Victek's build (RAF1.28.8950 MIPSR2) onto my RT-N16 and currently messing with DLNA/Media Server feature of Tomato.

    I am a complete noob when it comes to DLNA. So, I'm wondering whether I can somehow reach my DLNA server from outside. What ports do I have to forward? Is there any way to password protect it? etc...
     
  2. rhester72

    rhester72 Network Guru Member

    DLNA is very much a LAN protocol/technology, relying on broadcast. It is not suitable for use for streaming across the Internet.

    Rodney
     
  3. premudriy

    premudriy LI Guru Member

    Oh, :( I see. I thought I could stream from my router where-ever in the world I would be.

    May be with DLNA 2.0 :)


    Thank you for replying!
     
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