Motion - Support Question 2008x 03x 11x 194236

URL command doesn't work

Question

I have tried to write a simple php script for exit the motion:

Why does it not work? I have set up only one camera.
html output

Warning: file_get_contents(http://localhost:8080/0/action/quit) [function.file-get-contents]: failed to open stream: HTTP request failed! HTTP/1.1 404 Not Found in /var/www/get.php on line 4


motion.conf

############################################################
# Live Webcam Server
############################################################

# The mini-http server listens to this port for requests (default: 0 = disabled)
webcam_port 8081

# Quality of the jpeg images produced (default: 50)
webcam_quality 50

# Output frames at 1 fps when no motion is detected and increase to the
# rate given by webcam_maxrate when motion is detected (default: off)
webcam_motion off

# Maximum framerate for webcam streams (default: 1)
webcam_maxrate 10

# Restrict webcam connections to localhost only (default: on)
webcam_localhost off

# Limits the number of images per connection (default: 0 = unlimited)
# Number can be defined by multiplying actual webcam rate by desired number of seconds
# Actual webcam rate is the smallest of the numbers framerate and webcam_maxrate
webcam_limit 0

############################################################
# HTTP Based Control
############################################################

# TCP/IP port for the http server to listen on (default: 0 = disabled)
control_port 8080

# Restrict control connections to localhost only (default: on)
control_localhost off

# Output for http server, select off to choose raw text plain (default: on)
control_html_output on

# Authentication for the http based control. Syntax username:password
# Default: not defined (Disabled)
control_authentication usr:usrpw



Environment

Motion version: 3.2.9
ffmpeg version:  
Libraries: ffmpeg, mysql, postgresql
Server OS:  

-- VictorHung - 11 Mar 2008

Answer

There's no problem in motion , your problem is in your PHP setup :

http://www.php.net/manual/es/ref.filesystem.php#ini.allow-url-fopen

-- AngelCarpintero - 16 Mar 2008
Topic revision: r2 - 16 Mar 2008, AngelCarpintero
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