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ffmpeg on Ubuntu Intrepid (8.10) Server

I'm trying to get ffmpeg running on my server so I can use the PHP Video Toolkit successfully. I'm currently setting up my testing platform, which is a 32-bit Ubuntu 8.10 Intrepid Ibex Server. ...
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Changing monitor refresh rate in fresh Windows install

I am very sensitive to refresh rates below 70Hz, at least so far as most CRT monitors are concerned. When setting up a fresh Windows system from install media (in this case Windows Server 2008), the ...
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Suggest some price oriented setups for a large video hosting site

Im looking to build a video hosting service from scratch. I have access to several traffic channels, so there will be immediate usage of such service. I wanted to see what sort of options there are ...
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5-10tb of data transfer required, on the cheap [closed]

I need to support about 5-10 tb/month of data transfer for downloadable screencasts. Since this a a free service, would you recommend me just using those 'unlimited bandwidth' 10/month hosters for ...
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What Video card can be added to a DL380 G5

I would like to add a modern video card to a 2nd hand DL380 G5 so I can have full colour and dual LCD panels in native resolution. Server has onboard ATI ES1000 video chip. The PCI expansion/riser ...
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VLC or ffserver for http streaming

I don't like asking "OR" questions, but I can't find any comparison on the Internet. I need live http streaming using h264 in flv container. I managed to achieve this with VLC, but with big latency. ...
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Video Hosting, Conversion, and Streaming Solution

I currently offer the option to my users to upload their own video and have it converted to FLV and MP4 on my website. Here are the logistics: 1) User uploads video onto website 2) Raw video is then ...
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Good PC-based video conference control tools? [closed]

I'm looking to improve the user experience in our video conference rooms, by simplifying the things users do all the time (setting up a call, muting and unmuting, panning and zooming between a few ...
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Multiple user video jukebox for school-wide teaching usage

I work in a school. I want to build a video server that I can upload video to from DVDs, VHS tapes and other sources, and have teachers select and play to their classroom projectors. It would need to ...
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Drivers for Dell Precision M90 and Windows Server 2008 (R1)

I am trying to get multi monitor support for a laptop. I have installed Windows Server 2008 (R1) x64 and none of the dell drivers for the laptop seem to work (I have tried the x64 ones for Vista and ...
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Hardware H.264 video encoders for production use?

I'm involved in a project that will involve encoding H.264 video from several sources for live, real-time transmission over the 'net, and it'd be nice to avoid having to dedicate an entire CPU-heavy ...
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Tools for load-testing a videoserver

I'm looking for a tool capable of setting up multiple RTSP streaming sessions and keeping them alive for a configurable amount of time. Ideally this should not be videoserver specific and as ...
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X11 performance problem after upgrading from Centos3 to Centos5 with an ATI Rage XL

After upgrading a computer from Centos3 to Centos5 an application that does a lot of scrolling took a very high performance hit. top tells me that X is using a lot of CPU and that was not happening ...
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can't access my supermicro IPMI remote console

This is my first post, this site it's great, and i hope you can help me with my problem. I have a supermicro MB X8STI-F and I can access the remote interface browse the server status and everything, ...
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Output video on host in VLC

I have a server with VLC installed and a graphics card. I have access to the server in person and can play videos while logged in locally, but I want to able to launch a VLC instance remotely through ...
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Video-on-demand/surveillance server setup

I'm planning to set up a service that would allow people to connect their ip-cameras to and watch video embedded into a website. Scheduled saving and replaying would also be available. What hardware ...
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How to encode video to use HTML 5 video tag? [closed]

I'm trying to use <video> tag feature. I've encoded my file with ffmpeg: ffmpeg -i 1.vob -f ogg -vcodec libtheora -b 800k -g 300 -acodec libvorbis -ab 128k out.ogv I've placed this text in ...
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Looking for video casts of smart people administrating linux servers [closed]

I'm a windows developer and just switched my hosted website over to a VPS to teach me some linux administration. I would like to find some video tutorials that I can watch which just someone doing ...
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Sharepoint Wiki: Can you embed anything other than images and hyperilnks? Specifically, .swf?

Is it possible to embed anything other than hyperlinks and pictures in a Sharepoint Wiki? I was trying to insert a client-side .swf flash video, but I am having some trouble, since it seems that ...
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server resources in live video broadcast

how much ram do i need to run a server with red5 and broadcast live video I am starting a project that will include live video broadcasts from all over the world and it is expected to have at least ...
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Video call software

In our company we have about 40 offices distributed all over the country. Every time the Human resources department want to do a training session the people have to go to the central offices for the ...
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Mencoder codec - wmavds32.ax

I am setting up mencoder on CentOS and I have the following error: [flv @ 0x86751c8]Unsupported video codec (7) IMediaObject ERROR: 0x8724f4c input format not accepted (0x80040205 : -2147220987) ...
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HTTP Adaptive Bitrate Streaming

Apple has included HTTP Adaptive Bitrate Streaming in the iPhone OS 3.0, in particular Safari handles this automatically. I'd like to play with this in a low cost manner, but I expect it'll require a ...
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Increase the refresh rate on my monitor [closed]

I recently purchased a new computer and I am using the Integrated Intel Graphics Media Accelerator 3100 as my primary video output. I connected my 23" Full HD WideScreen monitor and when I use the ...
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Video hosting service with custom subdomain

On our website we want to have a link to a short video, couple of minutes long. We don't want to host it on our own server due to our slow upload speed & also we want it seachable on a YouTube ...
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Unicast video streaming on FreeBSD

I need to broadcast one live video stream from Windows machine (captured by TV tuner) to many viewers in the Internet. Because bandwidth is limited on this machine it should be forwarded to FreeBSD ...
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Mimic Picture in Picture functionality

We are currently setting up a conference/meeting/voting system. There is a PC (Call it CompA) whose secondary display is the public display which shows information,voting results, etc. There is ...
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Looking for FOSS video media server options

I have a scenario where a client is wanting to transition from a Bitband media server to something they can have better control over. Here's the scenario: windows XP clients (200+) using WMP11 (or ...
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How to troubleshoot a black screen (no video) on boot?

On a related question to this one, now I have a file server whose power supply and fans spin up, but gets no video and no beep codes. I have tried two different video cards in the system, and neither ...
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VNC on Vista

I'm using UltraVNC on my Vista machine, and it's giving me very poor performance, even over a 300 mbs network. It seems to be doing screen polling. I looked, and it doesn't look like the video hook ...