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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Something is downloading in background Linux

My laptop boots normally to LinuxMint and immediately I like to open gnome-system-monitor but the shock is that something is downloading (the problem has been out 2 days ago) and nothing I run yet! I ...
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How to connect a router with cables to a PC in order to stream data from the PC to wireless clients? [closed]

My setup includes: Cisco router An i-7 PC running windows A laptop with high speed wifi nic, which I want to check its throughput. I would like to run an FTP server on the PC. I would like to have ...
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Streaming media from a download link

There often discussions and many facilities available to download streaming media (eg Youtube, Vimeo, etc), however is there a way it can stream a download link? Currently, my internet connection is ...
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Can't stream videos even though I have fast internet

For some reason, despite having an internet connection that should easily handle it, I seem to be unable to stream HD videos from beginning to end. Specifically, I usually attempt to stream videos ...
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ffmpeg to remote ffserver

I'm trying to set up a live audio feed from my camera to a webserver. I'm currently using a D-SRL to capture Video/Audio via Firewire then using dvgrab on Ubuntu running ffmpeg. My Machine (Example ...
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How to merge 2 mp4 files with 1 atom?

I'm merging two mp4 files for video streaming. the problem is, the merged file contains two atoms, 1 atom from each file and that is a problem when it comes to streaming. the client needs to wait ...
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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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Access media/TV on a Windows Media Center PC from Ubuntu

Is it possible to access media/live or recorded TV on a PC running Win 7 shared via Windows Media Center from a Ubuntu machine (12.04)? I can access media stored to disk via the Workgroup shares but I ...
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Stream music from XBMC to iTunes over local network

I'm looking for a simple way to get iTunes to either: See a remote directory as part of its library. I store my music on my server (locally), but would want to listen to it from my mac through ...
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How to restart a remote x11 program using ssh

Ok I have 2 linux machines, machine A and machine B. Machine A is a server running icecast audio server. Machine B is a desktop in the studio running BUTT(Broadcast Using This Tool) an x11 app that ...
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I want to bring individualized music into the critical care unit I work on [closed]

I want to bring music therapy into my critical care unit. I have had wonderful responses from patients and families while I was able to individualize music according to a patients culture, tastes, ...
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AMD ATI Radeon HD R7750 support ATI Stream?

I am thinking to purchase a graphic card and do not have much budget to spend on it?. However I do like the AMD ATI Radeon HD R7750 and it is well in budget. But I would like to know if it supports ...
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Can I stream music/video from Internet or NAS to PS3

I have a Western Digital MyBook World NAS drive, and I am thinking about getting a PS3, so that I only need one unit to play games, blu-ray, and streaming media. Questions: Can I stream media from ...
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FFMPEG - streaming a playlist of videos to RTMP

I'm aware that you can stream files to a video server using FFMPEG - something like the following. fmpeg -re -i localFile.mp4 -c copy -f flv rtmp://server/live/streamName Is anybody aware of ...
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The specified module (mod_h264_streaming) could not be found (Apache2)?

I'm trying to get the mod_h264_streaming to work with my Apache2 server. I downloaded a precompiled version of the mod from here. I read here that all I have to do is extract the file to my modules ...
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Video Streaming via RTMP on Ubuntu

Is there a tool available for Ubuntu that can stream shuffled playlists or folders of videos to my Wowza Server (hosted elsewhere) via RTMP? I currently have an old iMac streaming videos via screen ...
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Xtreamer Sidewinder 3 get stuck

Every time I run 1080P/720P bluray files on the Xtreamer from my computer via wirelees or wired network connection, the movie bumps and doesn't run smooth. I bought the streamer about 2 weeks ago, and ...
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Streaming application content into multiple TVs

I want to stream an application content (or desktop) into multiple TVs in a quite big salon. What should we consider? What should be our strategy? I'm from a programming background.
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Why should I choose a DLNA NAS over a PC?

Background: I have a Dell Inspiron Zino HD that faithfully serves as my HTPC, running Windows 7 Media Center. I have a HD Home Run, connected via its Ethernet port, for watching local TV. The Zino is ...
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How can I stream audio signals from various devices/computers to my home server?

I currently have a headless home server set up (running Ubuntu 12.04 server edition) running a simple Apache HTTP server. The server is near an audio receiver, which controls a set of indoor and ...
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Why are the video and audio out-of-sync when I watch YouTube?

I have a 2-year old MacBook that works perfectly. I'm running Snow Leopard and I use Safari as my web browser. Whenever I watch videos on YouTube, the audio and video are out-of-sync. At the start of ...
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How to open an iPhone compatible M3U file on Windows?

This is how the M3U file looks like: #EXTM3U #EXT-X-STREAM-INF:PROGRAM-ID=1,BANDWIDTH=1400000 http://maskedip/http_livestr.str?r=true&id=mbit-test&k=testkey ...
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Stream music via M3U file in LAN in realtime

What I want to do is to setup a "sort of" radio in my college LAN in which, when I play music in any of the media player installed in my computer, I can share the same to other PCs on LAN via just an ...
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Recording a http asx video stream on Ubuntu/Linux command line

I've read several of the other questions here and other pages on the web, but so far nothing I've tried has worked. The video I'm trying to cache for offline viewing is this lecture: ...
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Does a SATA III controller for PCI-e 1.0 (x16) exist?

I'm trying to hunt around for a solution to a disk issue I have with my home server. Basically, I started to use it to stream video (going from a virtual host, it now does alot more). I see alot of ...
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Problems trying to watch HD videos from a mac

I was wondering if anybody might be able to help with this. I am using a Mac Book Air, running MacOSX Lion and originally when I restore it to factory setting I can watch videos, say for example from ...
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What's the best Windows service to record / stream images from a webcam?

I have a machine running Windows 7 Home Premium with a pair of webcams attached. I need to take a snapshot once every 5 mins or so from each camera and allow streaming of the live feed over a ...
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How can I download an episode of BBC Radio One (Flash based radio)

I want to download the full audio of the following program: http://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/console/b012qmh7 Is there any program, extension or method that I can use to download said flash audio stream? ...
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Android 2.1: H.264 video is not playing through RTSP, only audio

I'm using Wowza Media Server for video streaming to mobile devices and have troubles with RTSP-streaming to Android 2.1. I tried their test .mov file and it works. But when I try to play my own .mp4 ...
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mplayer can't read from streamripper relay

To use the same bandwidth for ripping and playing a stream I start a relay when ripping with streamripper : $ streamripper -r link2stream And to play it : $ vlc http://localhost:8000 With vlc ...
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Elegant solution for streaming media from home server

I recently moved (~65mi). I have all my files on my Linux Server at home. I want to find a way to have 2 Ubuntu Workstations (at my office/apartment) and Laptop to all be able to stream my media from ...
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Streaming a video from Windows 7 laptop to Samsung TV

I am trying to setup my environment so that I can stream video from my Windows 7 laptop to my Samsung TV. My WiFi router and laptop has 802.11n, the Samsung TV has Wifi support. However I find that ...
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How can I stream DivX video in Firefox on Ubuntu 10.10 x64?

DivX used to work for me, even if not perfectly, on older releases of Ubuntu up until very recently. I used to be able to play, pause and buffer the stream (but was unable to rewind any portion of ...
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Play On HD Mini won't connect to home network, please help

I bought a streamer, "Play on hd mini". It works fine with media from USB or an external hard-drive, but I can't connect it to the network. I have a wireless network, using an Edimax 802.11 g ...
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ffserver, ffmpeg, flowplayer - stream delay

Good day to all I have a little problem with a stream. I configured a ffmpeg to get a stream from vlc and then stream it again over http with ffserver. Ok... the problem is this: if I configure ...
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How can I capture streaming video from broadcast tv website?

Soon a conference will be broadcast on one website. How can I capture live streaming from my web browser? Broadcast site: http://msu1.broadcastnow.ru/ And I am using Mac.
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Stuttering with WD TV Live connected to iMac via ethernet?

I have a WD TV Live, if I connect a hard drive or usb stick to the usb input on it, it plays all my movies flawlessly. However if I connect the WD TV to my iMac directly via ethernet (no router), all ...
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Send stream from VLC to ffserver

I want to send a stream from VLC on Windows to ffserver (as input stream for ffmpeg) on a CentOS virtual machine. How can I do this?
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How do I always stream my music using the VLC gui?

I stream my music to a networked computer that is connected to my stereo. The desktop computer I am using has VLC and I prefer to use the GUI. Unfortunately, every time I add something, I have to go ...
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Real time audio streaming

I have a remote computer running OS X. I would like to stream the audio from the microphone input over the network so I can listen to it. Primarily I want to do this because I'm out of the office but ...