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Why ffmpeg/ffserver does not crop video before streaming?

I want to stream webcam video to dashboard in Grafana. I run an ffmpeg command: /usr/bin/ffmpeg -rtsp_transport tcp -i "rtsp://user:password@IP_camera:554/RVi/1/2" -an -filter:v "crop=...
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FFmpeg live streaming to ffserver delay at start

I'm trying to achieve a simple camera streaming using FFMpeg and FFserver. I have two slightly different systems acting as source, both Debian OS: the first one runs ffmpeg 3.4.8, as indicated in ...
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PixelFormat ignored in ffserver.conf

Im trying to stream my desktop screen to browser on my tv with ffmpeg so here is my CLI ./ffmpeg -probesize 1000M -framerate 60 -video_size 1680x1050 -f x11grab -i :0.0 -f alsa -i default -c:a aac -c:...
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How can I set -profile main in ffmpeg when steaming

Im trying to stream my desktop to ffsever server with ffmpeg and I discovered that browser does not wont to play H.264 (High profile) videos only main and lowers so I added -c:v libx264 -profile:v ...
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Viewing H.264 bitstream in browser using ffmpeg to ffserver

This is a followup to https://raspberrypi.stackexchange.com/questions/93254/stream-usb-webcam-with-audio?noredirect=1#comment150507_93254 I, like many other brave tinkerers before me, thought it ...
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How to get away from "rc buffer underflow" and "HTTP error 503 Server too busy" errors?

I try to create video stream with ffmpeg and ffserver. I would like to use flv or mpeg1video encoders because looking at local ffmpeg alone those encoders provide pretty decent speed. But when I try ...
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How to stream from OBS Studio onto ffserver?

I have ffserver running and can send streams on it with: ffmpeg -re -i intro.avi http://myserver:8090/feed1.ffm I can do this from both windows and linux and it works. Now I want to send the same ...
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Restreaming raw data to ffserver gives rc buffer overflow error

My goal here is to fetch stream from live url to opencv python, process this stream and restream it to ffserver. Below is the command i use: * python store.py | ffmpeg -f rawvideo -pixel_format ...
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ffmpeg transcode rtsp to mjpeg

I have a Unifi UVC cam that I want to view on a website. I've been running ffmpeg to do that for some a few weeks. But no it wont work anymore. I can view the stream direct from the camera with unifyi ...
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ffserver crashes with my config file

I'm running ffserver (avserver version 9.18-6:9.18-0ubuntu0.14.04.1) with my own conf file but for some reason ffserver seems to be crashing on startup, no matter what I change in the conf file. When ...
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ffserver ffmpeg stream mjpeg from webcam Logitech C930e to mjpeg format without re transcoding

I have premium webcam from Logitech (C930e) and this camera support mjpeg built in processing directly in the camera it self. My purpose is to get that stream with ffmpeg and pipe it to ffserver so ...
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Transcode RTMP Live stream to multiple clients

I regularly follow livestreams on the website picarto.tv. The website uses RTMP for streaming, and therefore requires flash to show the video source. Many (mobile/embedded) devices don't have flash ...
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Audio-only ffserver feed / adding dummy video to audio-stream

I'm trying to stream audio to ffserver, but when I start the ffmpeg client it says: Missing video stream which is required by this ffm Is there a way to either: Configure ffserver to allow audio-...
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Issue streaming ffmpeg webcam feed with ffserver

see comments for updates on research on issue I'm fiddling with ffmpeg, ffserver a webcam and Debian Wheezy in order to stream video content. I am able to watch my webcam's footage via mplayer, using:...
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Server video stream without reencoding on linux

I like to stream video from an H.264 providing camera. As it is already sufficiently compressed, I just need a server providing something like mpegts transport streams for raw tcp or http access. Is ...
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Trying to remove 1152 samples, but the queue is empty

I am streaming mp3 files,using this command : ffmpeg -re -i 'INPUT.mp3' -map_metadata -1 -map 0:0 URL I create a loop which stream files,and there is no problem with reviving stream,just from server ...
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Live stream backup/alternative source

Hello I Am using ffmpeg and ffserver to stream mpegts with h264 encoding on an Ubuntu Server How Can I create a backup/alternative server so that if server1 stopped for any reason server2 takes its ...
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Audio stream from raspberry pi using ffserver

have went along lot of methods to stream audio from Raspberry pi mic input, But i failed to get that completed. I tried with avserver, ffserver, That only get and store the audio file in raspberry pi ...
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How to enable FORWARD seek in ffserver?

I found an ogv file on Internet which when I browse it with FireFox, I can seek to forward on it. I download that file exactly into my server via wget. Then I streamed it via ffserver with following ...
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