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mediathekview - Online in the Cloud

Run mediathekview in OnWorks free hosting provider over Ubuntu Online, Fedora Online, Windows online emulator or MAC OS online emulator

This is the command mediathekview that can be run in the OnWorks free hosting provider using one of our multiple free online workstations such as Ubuntu Online, Fedora Online, Windows online emulator or MAC OS online emulator



MediathekView - A media center video browser




This application searches for various media center video content of the German television
program (ARD, ZDF, Arte, 3Sat, MDR, ORF, SRF and many more).
You can watch, download and even subscribe to an offered show.


automatically load the list of films, manage all subscriptions and close the
application. This also works on computers without GUI (without X).

like -auto but film descriptions will be omitted. This reduces memory consumption
and improves the responsiveness of the application. This is especially useful for
older hardware.

enable or disable a proxy server

specify a host address to connect to a proxy server

specify a port number to connect to a proxy server

to use a different appearance (look and feel) of the graphical user interface if
there isn't any option in the preferences specified by the user.
An example may be: com.sun.java.swing.plaf.gtk.GTKLookAndFeel for the GTK-system-

maximize window at startup

All options that start with a -D are general Java options. You can use them with every
java application.


mediathekview ~/television -auto
instead of using the default configuration in ~/.mediathek3, MediathekView accesses
a custom configuration in ~/television and the application is started without GUI.
All subscriptions are managed and finally the application quits itself.

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