MagicPoint Netserver (provide MagicPoint presentation
over the net)
arguments to mgp]
is a small http server to be executed
on the presenter's notebook computer. It lets audience read MagicPoint
presentation foils on her notebook computers, over the net.
When a presenter performs a presentation, she should invoke
, with the same argument.
will become an http server running
on tcp port 9999 (by default), and invokes
as a child process. By accessing URL
, audience will be able
to read the MagicPoint window currently displayed on the presenter's notebook.
The webpage provided by
in "client pull" manner; audience's notebook will reload the page,
several times a minute.
If no option is specified,
the URL to be accessed by the audience to the standard output. This is useful
for indicating the URL to be accessed on the presentation, like:
Be network conscious. Current implementation is too naive about CPU/network
usage. Presenter's notebook may be overloaded if there's too many audiences.
was created by Jun-ichiro itojun Itoh
<email@example.com>, on the day before the newyear's eve, 1997.