Streaming is the process of continuously sending data from a server to a client host. Often used in video or audio transmission, live streaming is a time-critical process that makes high demands on the underlying network used to deliver the data.

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MP4 takes too long to start

I'm converting my video to H.264 / MP4 with ffmpeg. I then move the moov atom to the start of the file with qt-faststart, so I can stream the video. Everything works fine with small videos of 5–10 ...
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FFMPEG command stops streaming after a few hours

I have an FFMPEG command restreaming to an rtmp. Eg., ffmpeg -probesize 12M -analyzeduration 21M -i <source m3u8 stream> -vcodec copy -acodec libfdk_aac -bsf:a aac_adtstoasc -f flv <my rtmp ...
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Start Recording an Audio Stream at a specific time for a specific duration from command line

There is a radio station I listen to which plays some remixed dance music songs at a specific time each day however I am not always able to tune in everyday at those times to listen, however I quite ...
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TCP socket performance

There are three Linux Debian machines connected via Gigabit Ethernet router: Server machine A that is the source or HTTP streaming traffic with bandwidth 300 KBps. Proxy machine B that connected to ...
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Extracting jpeg images from mjpeg stream on terminal

I'm trying to extract jpeg images from an mjpeg stream. I've done a search and found a few sources, but those were extracting jpeg images from a mjpeg file, such as this one here. In my case, I don't ...
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What hardware is important for streaming PC games? [closed]

I'm planning on building a streaming computer. I'm wondering what to keep in mind when putting this computer together. What hardware is most important for streaming of PC games? I will use XSplit as ...
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saving track titles of internet radio stream to file

Every modern program for listening to internet radio streams is capable of displaying the title and artist of the track that is being played (assuming that the radio stream is broadcasting the title ...
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Location of streamed temporary file

I watch TV online on a Windows 7 machine in an Opera browser window; the stream runs through the VLC plugin. I notice that the longer I watch without any interruption, the less free space remains on ...
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FFmpeg amerge with itsoffset on only one audio stream

I'm facing a situation which I spent the whole day trying to get this working but unfortunately I'm running out of ideas and I thought you gyus might help me out. I have two streams, one audio stream ...
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Disable streaming of a shared video

I work in a corporate office, I am in charge of distributing the training videos. I have all 100+ training videos shared over the network. The plant managers open the videos in WMP so it's ...
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VLC RTP streaming to TV through LAN

I have a question I hope you can answer: I stream TV channels through my network and it works fine, but what if I have a TV that I want to connect to my LAN to view these streamed channels? Is there ...
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Windows 8 - Webradio in internet browser not working

For some unknown reason, Windows Media Player on Windows 8 only plays .mp3 files but does not connect to Internet radio live streams (example) There is no signal available at the USB-port with a DAC ...
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converting a static file to a h264/mp4 stream produces sped up video

I'm building a NodeJS application that converts a static videofile to a streamable video which is being sent to a client (iPad or browser) on the fly (using the fluent-ffmpeg module). Everything is ...
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ffmpeg -show_frames does not show all frames?

I gather Duration of Video via ffmpeg command like this. ffprobe -f rtsp -rtsp_transport tcp -i rtsp://old.hanafostv.com/edu_new/10350/E63333_18_130709.ts.pac and it shows result like this. ...
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Real-time audio streaming to local pcs

I am looking to stream audio over Ethernet to some other computers in the house, so that all of the speakers in parts of my house play the same song in sync. Specifically,I want to stream my audio ...
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Stream multiple displays using one VLC instance

Trying to figure out a way to start an instance of VLC from the command line to stream 3 displays on a Win7 box. We can start an instance of each one individually, and connect to each (though not at ...
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How do I play dvb-s on vlc 2

Please does anyone know how to get a DVB-s input on VLC 2.x or can you suggest any software that can stream via RTMP and take a DVB-s input? EXPLANATION: I am working on a live video streaming ...
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How to skip/seek ahead quickly with ffmpeg on remote file?

I am reading in several remote video files using ffmpeg and saving short clips of them. For example, if I want to take a 5 second clip of an hour long video at the 30 minute mark, I would create a ...
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Make network stream available via Flash

We have the following network stream http://zara.mitranet.cz:8080/ Users must install VLC to view it as a network stream. Can we provide the stream to them via Flash Player somehow? For example, is ...
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Stream video from one windows computer to another

I'm looking for a simple method to stream video from one Win7 computer on my home network to another Win7 computer. Given the following constraints: The video being streamed can be any of the ...
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Applescript to change the address of an iTunes streaming file

it's a really really simple concept, I just can't figure out to do it... I'm trying to use Applescript to use iTunes to listen to different files on a site almost like a background radio. To get this ...
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Stream video from VLC on desktop to “VLC for iOS”?

I want to stream a video file that is located on my Desktop to an iOS device that has installed the recently published official VLC application. Both computers are in the same adress space in my LAN, ...
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Error 1075: The dependency service does not exist or has been marked for deletion

I'm unable to stream content to my TV anymore from Windows Media Player. It worked fine until about a month and a half ago. The only thing I can think that I did was I turned some Windows features off ...
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Mpeg2 decode on a webcam?

I've got a situation here. I'm trying to use a camera hooked up to a capture card as a webcam, however the capture card stream is MPEG2 encoded. Which basically means, since no webcam-using programs ...
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How to split audio from different instances of Firefox (or another) browser to separate sound cards

I would like to be able to separate the audio being played by Flash Media Player when there are two tabs playing different streams in Firefox (or another browser). Frustratingly, Adobe Flash Player ...
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Is there a way to download videos from Channel 9?

I am trying to download this video: http://channel9.msdn.com/Shows/Going+Deep/Expert-to-Expert-Contract-Oriented-Programming-and-Spec But the WMV link doesn't work if you click "Save As". ...
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When streaming a song, in what folder does the song get saved?

When streaming a song, the song is downloaded and placed into a temporary folder on the computer, that much I know. However, while streaming the media file – mostly from Pandora – I have been ...
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How to stream desktop through audio jack (3.5) using dsp

Is it possible to stream my desktop over audio system? I mean some kind of cat /dev/fb0 > /dev/dsp? Or to pulse-code my desktop using built-in soundcard and to stream it over optical spdif ...
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Constant video stuttering/freezing/buffering over LAN

INTRODUCTION I just got a new computer, and for some reason I can't stream videos over LAN like I used to be able to with my old laptop. When streaming videos of any type, the video has to stop every ...
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CentOS as media server

I have a headless CentOS 6.4 box with no GUI installed, and a WinXP netbook without a DVD drive. How can I stream a DVD from the CentOS box over the network to watch it on the netbook? (I imagine ...
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Temporary redirect some multicast streams

I am using some multicast MPEG-TS streams as input of my application software on ubuntu 12.04. I tend my application software receive inputs one by one; then I have to block or disable all inputs and ...
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ssh video streaming to VLC on a mac

I've been looking for how to do this for about a week now over 4 forums. I have a mac laptop and a FreeBSD server at home. I've been putting up some of my movies on my server. When I want to watch ...
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TCP video streaming: TCP throughput(rate) and RTT

we know that a rough estimation of TCP rate is: WINDOW/RTT, where WINDOW is the min(CWIN, RWIN), CWIN is the congestion window size of the sender, while RWIN is the receiving window. nowadays, the ...
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Streaming media over the WAN using only a router

Here's the key background info: I've got an Asus RT-N56U router. Attached to the router is a USB hard disk with a bunch of music on it. The music is accessible to devices on my LAN over uPnP/DLNA; ...
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define IP routing in linux for multicast IPs

I want to multicast some MPEG-TS streams on my linux server such that the streamed content just be seen on localhost and not sent to the network interface of my system (Clearly stream not routed to ...
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Intel WiDi / Miracast receiver hardware / software for DIY HTPC [closed]

I've read that there are many mediaboxes which could be good options for being Miracast-receiver. However I'm looking to build my own HTPC, and I want it to support being a receiver of Miracast, as I ...
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Streaming your Linux desktop to a dynamic image in a browser window for anyone to see

I am trying to share the contents of a web page viewed on one computer and make it available to many computers in a simple to consume format via a browser. I would like to avoid java or other things ...
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gstreamer httplive streaming by soup plugin

I want to stream video from webcam by http live. I found that souphttpclientsink plugin can do this. But when I run this command: gst-launch-1.0 videotestsrc ! avenc_mpeg4 ! mpegtsmux ! ...
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Getting error: Unknown encoder 'libvo_aacenc'

I am new to ffmpeg, just trying to build an SDP file for streaming. I'm facing an error when I run the command ffmpeg -re -i "sample.mp4" -f rtp rtp://127.0.0.1:10000 -flags +global_header -c:a ...
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Filter file when a column is in whitelist

Suppose I have two files, File A: a,abcdef b,bcdefa c,cdefab a,defabc b,efabcd c,fabcde And File B: a b The output I'm looking for is: a,abcdef b,bcdefa a,defabc b,efabcd So, basically, I ...
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can ffmpeg streaming jumpt to certain position?

I am working with ffmpeg. I can get a thumbnail from rtsp via command like below. ffmpeg -itsoffset -4 -f rtsp -rtsp_transport tcp -i rtsp://fostv.com:554/test/smarttv_sample.ts.pac -vframes 1 -s ...
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More latency using VLC than java browser plugin reading a video streaming

I am trying to see a video streaming in my PC from a mobile phone camera using Android and IP Webcam and I am able to do it but I have a problem with VLC. Runs correctly using VLC and java browser ...
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Why are YouTube videos having so much trouble?

I am getting sick and tired of this. Youtube, in my browser, Google Chrome 26.0.14.1065, on my MacBook Pro, is running so slowly. I am at the point where I can download a 10 min video before it loads ...
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VLC stream with input options

I'm trying to stream in CVLC for XBMC. My problem is that I can't, because I'm not just using a file stream, but rather a Decklink protocol, and I need input options. I can't find any resources on how ...
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optimise FFMPEG live stream THUMBNAIL

After testing many possibilities, I have a perfect command line for creating thumbnails from a live stream: ffmpeg -i rtmp://srvIp/h264.stream -r 1 -an -updatefirst 1 -y thumbnail.jpg It refreshes a ...
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Streaming video using VLC media player to anywhere

I want to stream a video over the local network from VLC and the receiver must be able to play it on a device using the given URL, not necessarily other VLC. Like you would open a stream link in any ...
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Can I expedite VLC stream to make files faster?

I want to split a long 50 minute video file into two 25 minute parts. I finally found out how to stream one video file into another video file via the command line thanks to ...
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Traffic Compression

I have multiple users who are using a limited connection, I have setup a remote proxy server using 'ziproxy', but currently it only support compression for html/images. I would like some sort of ...
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Re-stream/Mirror HTTP Live Stream

I need to re-stream/mirror some HLS’s (HTTP Live Stream) using a Linux server. From input http://anystream.com/channel1.m3u8 To output http://127.0.0.1/abc.m3u8 I found several media servers ...
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FFmpeg: can't capture audio from microphone

I use FFmpeg under Windows 7 to stream live video. There are no problems with the camera, but for some reason I can't capture sound from the microphone (I've tested it, it works fine). I use the ...