vlc-wrapper (1) - Linux Manuals
vlc-wrapper: a wrapper to drop privileges with VLC
vlc-wrapper - a wrapper to drop privileges with VLC
DESCRIPTIONThis manual page documents briefly the VLC wrapper to open privileged network ports. The ports it can open are 80, 443 and 554.
OPTIONSThey will be passed to VLC with no modification.
The preferred way is to use sudo :
$ sudo vlc-wrapper --option1 --option2
You can also set the SUDO_UID environment variable:
# SUDO_UID=1000 vlc-wrapper --option1 --option2
AUTHORThis manual page was written by Christophe Mutricy.