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authorJaromil <jaromil@dyne.org>2008-09-09 14:50:06 (GMT)
committer Jaromil <jaromil@dyne.org>2008-09-09 14:50:06 (GMT)
commit986b98f9041e70cb2b2706a82a222cf2976fba77 (patch)
tree3d3e571f657d9db590815609ce8e7f2b495fd6ef
parent081a150f3cadaa69c81a563061b3dd4f117c2734 (diff)
documentation for the 0.5 release
-rw-r--r--AUTHORS9
-rw-r--r--README54
2 files changed, 26 insertions, 37 deletions
diff --git a/AUTHORS b/AUTHORS
index 89d2289..08e23c6 100644
--- a/AUTHORS
+++ b/AUTHORS
@@ -11,7 +11,10 @@ Contributors:
Artists:
- IvySync has been employed by Montevideo / Time Based Arts to produce and
- exhibit video-art installations by, among the others:
- Linda Wallace, Calin Dan, Erwin Olaf, Sami Kallinen
+ IvySync has been employed to exhibit video-art installations by:
+ Linda Wallace, Calin Dan, Peter Bogers, Erwin Olaf, Sami Kallinen,
+ Lydia Schouten, Julika Rudelius, Magnus Monfeldt, Broersen & Lukacs
+ and other artists.
+
+
diff --git a/README b/README
index af93bc0..a82e003 100644
--- a/README
+++ b/README
@@ -1,10 +1,13 @@
,-_/ .---.
' | . , . . \___ . . ,-. ,-.
.^ | | / | | \ | | | | |
- `--' `' `-| `---' `-| ' ' `-' [ver 0.4]
+ `--' `' `-| `---' `-| ' ' `-' [ver 0.5]
/| /|
- `-' `-' by Denis "jaromil" Rojo
- Montevideo Artlab R&D
+ `-' `-' by Denis Jaromil Roio
+
+ http://sync.dyne.org
+
+ developed in the Artlab @ NIMK - http://nimk.dyne.org
IvySync provides synced playback of multiple videos on multiple screens
@@ -14,29 +17,15 @@ parallel playback of audio/video materials: IvySync provides such
functionality for IvyTV supported hardware decoders, with accurate
frame precision.
-IvySync reaches to sync up to 4 video channels with frame precision and
-comes together with a user friendly graphical interface (GTK2) to edit
-the playlists.
-
-It is possible to remotely control the playlist and playback of each
-video sending commands across the network (XMLRPC).
-Support for time based scheduling of different playlists is also
-implemented (but still lacking a graphical interface) to let a running
-syncstarter cycle various screening programs at different hours, days
-or months.
+IvySync reaches to sync with frame precision up to 4 video channels on
+a single computer, it provides a user friendly graphical interface to
+edit the playlists, an XMLRPC API for remote control and an UDP-LITE
+daemon-mode to syncstart multiple computers on the same network.
IvySync is a dyne.org free software production (GNU GPL)
-commissioned by Montevideo / Time Based Arts
-used to exhibit video-art installations by, among the others:
-Linda Wallace, Calin Dan, Erwin Olaf, Sami Kallinen
-
-
-== DOCUMENTATION
-
-For more documentation, screenshots and download, go to the website:
- ______ http://montevideo.dyne.org/trac.cgi/wiki/IvySync
-
+commissioned by Montevideo / Time Based Arts (NIMK)
+as a public institute investing in open source development.
@@ -46,6 +35,8 @@ For more documentation, screenshots and download, go to the website:
* professional grade low cost solution
+ * scalable network syncstarting (unlimited channels)
+
* remotely controllable playback (XMLRPC)
* graphical interface for playlist scheduling
@@ -67,26 +58,21 @@ For more documentation, screenshots and download, go to the website:
* IvyTV compatible hardware decoder
- *** RENT or BUY a syncstarter pre-configured for your needs ***
- *** warranty and delivery services available, please contact: ***
+ *** WE CUSTOMISE syncstarters pre-configured for your needs ***
+ *** contact us via phone or email web-form ***
+
+ ______________ http://nimk.dyne.org/contact.html _________________
- Denis "Jaromil" Rojo Netherlands Media Art Institute
- software inventor R&D Montevideo / Time Based Arts
- GNU/Linux developer Dyne.org Foundation
- ------------------------------------------------------------
- Tel: +31 20 6237101 121 ___ Tue and Fri, 10:30 - 17:30 CET
- Fax: +31 20 6244423 Irc: irc.freenode.net /msg jaromil
- Post: NMAI/Artlab Keizersgracht 264 1016 EV Amsterdam
== DISCLAIMER
- IvySync is Copyright (C) 2004-2006 by Denis Roio <jaromil@dyne.org>
+ IvySync is Copyright (C) 2004-2008 by Denis Roio <jaromil@dyne.org>
# This source code is free software; you can redistribute it and/or
# modify it under the terms of the GNU Public License as published
-# by the Free Software Foundation; either version 2 of the License,
+# by the Free Software Foundation; either version 3 of the License,
# or (at your option) any later version.
#
# This source code is distributed in the hope that it will be useful,