how to play on second machine same media as primary

Asked by stewer69 on 2011-11-03

I'm looking to have the same movie or music play on 2 machines (desktop and lappy both running 11.10) at once, in sync with each other and in decent quality

thanks in advance for your help/time, sorry if this is resolved elsewhere

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VNC may be an option

stewer69 (ericstewart124) said : #2

ive been playing with x11vnc and its client, but the speed/quality doesnt seem to be there, its even slower than teamviewer, any other options?

stewer69 (ericstewart124) said : #3

also, this doesnt seem to audio, only video

delance (olivier-delance) said : #4

You could try VLC software. This one can be used as a server and a client over a local network.
I never used it, but it's described in many magazines.

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