Questions tagged [video-streaming]

This tag is about software that helps using a server to stream videos on the internet.

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How can I get OBS to work on a google cloud instance with a gpu [closed]

I am trying to set up an OBS machine in order to stream video out into services such as twitter, facebook, crowdcast, etc. I have setup google cloud instance with the following: n1-standard-4 (4 ...
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H.264 not streaming over dynamic DNS [closed]

I'm trying to view a network camera remotely so I registered with a dynamic DNS service. I can access the camera fine on the DNS associated URL and stream using MPEG but when I switch to H.264, the ...
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Using VPS as RTMP server to buffer and reupload to different Streaming platform

Is this even possible? I know there's restreaming services already like restream.io and castr.io but it's not the multistreaming that I need but for me stream in higher quality in exchange of delay.
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CDN solution for VOD

We're trying to improve video delivery for a VOD solution. Right now we use over 100Tbytes per month running on several dedicated servers. We have a total of 4 dedicated servers and over the last six ...
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AXIS Virtual Camera playback recording input type

AXIS Virtual Camera 3.05.001 I choose "Add > Blank default > (right) camer properties > Basic Settings > Playback > Add > Select Recording" but I do not know the allowed input type. mp4, webm, mjpeg ...
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Nxing HLS Reverse Proxy

I'm using 5 nginx servers as a reverse proxy to my origin. My origin only sends out HLS content, so .ts, .aac, .vtt and .m3u8 files. This is working really well for the most part, but when I have ...
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Nginx high IO issue

I run a small video streaming website and i've been noticing some problems with videos on my site. TOP top - 15:43:48 up 34 days, 1:22, 1 user, load average: 37.80, 38.08, 38.38 Tasks: 184 total, ...
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Can NGINX “proxy_cache_valid” be relative to Last-Modified instead of time received?

I've been beating my head against the wall trying to get live DASH and HLS video streams to be cached correctly by an NGINX caching HTTPS reverse-proxy server. My current thinking is that my main ...
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How to run multiple NGINX instances for servers to be developed together but deployed separately

I'm an NGINX beginner who is building both an adaptive live video server (HLS & DASH) and a caching HTTPS reverse proxy server. While the servers will be deployed to separate boxes, I'd like to ...
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Unable to stream to nginx deployed on compute engine from OBS

I have been trying to setup nginx with rtmp module on google compute engine by creating a Debian vm. I have successfully installed and configured nginx to use rtmp module. I am able to get to the ...
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FFMPEG-generated DASH Manifest for Livestream is invalid, but is still playable on some players

I am trying to embed an RTSP stream from an IP Camera into a website. I've found out, that embedding an RTSP directly is tricky and resourceful, also it requires the user to take some crucial actions (...
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Need help to choose a desktop or server for the 50 clients in a local network? [duplicate]

We are going to build a application for school labs. Each lab contains maximum 60 students and all the students has to be connected in a local network. Each student will get a Android tablet or a ...
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Hardware requirement for video serving to 1000 concurrent users [duplicate]

Can someone help us, we are looking to roll out a video on demand platform to provide internal staff the ability to view content. we will need to stream to 1000 users, the video files will be 720p ...
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Do I really need cdn for video delivery? [duplicate]

If I'm going to create video delivery site for big country (Russia), should I use CDN for video? I believe, that store video in two places, Tokyo (for East part of country) and Frankfurt (for West ...
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Real Time Streaming Across WAN -> WiFi (No site-to-site or point-to-point)

I am planning out a church campus extension. Ideally, we were bringing in a point-to-point fiber circuit, but this is impossible so I am looking at less ideal solutions now. I am open to any and all ...
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Nginx automatically deletes cache which is set to be valid longer?

I set up a Nginx reverse proxy server serving mp4 files hosted on another server. Everything is working fine now except the cache. Although I have proxy_cache_valid set to 1 day (proxy_cache_valid ...
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Effects of packet loss on video streaming

We are sending an MPEG2-TS/H264 video stream over the network. This video stream is received correctly over the LAN, instead on the other end of a private WAN video quality is poor, thus suggesting ...
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Replicate HTTP video stream from vlc output

I have: videocomputer: a webcam and vlc who publish video stream on port 8080 with cvlc -vvv v4l2:///dev/video1 --sout '#transcode{vcodec=mp4v,acodec=mpga,vb=800,ab=128}:standard{access=http,mux=ogg,...
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Buffering when serving videos through AWS CloudFront

We are hosting videos in AWS S3 in HLS format (lots of .ts files, + playlists .m3u8). We have configured AWS CloudFront with all Edge locations to serve those files. We have 2 apps, iOS and Android, ...
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vlc decoder error while streaming

I'm re-streaming rtsp stream with vlc for two cameras. The second camera doesn't have audio and it works fine, for the first one (which has audio) stream start fails 9 out of 10 times with error "core ...
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Nginx byte range cache issue with Safari

I'm having some issues with MP4 byte range caching and Apple browsers. I have a cache node that grabs content from a backend node, and caches it, and then serves it to users. This is done using nginx ...
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How to save stream in mp4 format?

By default nginx rtmp module records video stream in .flv format if record option is enabled, but I need .mp4 I found that video can be converted to .mp4 when record has finished with ...
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How to relay videos blocked by firewall on client side? [closed]

We have embedded Vimeo videos on a site accesible only to logged in users. Because of different firewalls, using different types of blocks, the videos sometimes do not work for the client. We cannot: ...
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How to send a continuous stream through ssh

Given a named pipe, how can I send a continuous stream of this pipe through ssh? The netcat equivalent of what I am looking for is from client dd if=myfifo | nc -l 12345 from server nc <...
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Can a Windows Server proxy cache streaming videos?

In a small school with limited connectivity could a proxy, running on Windows Server 2012, cache streaming videos such as Youtube? Or this is out of any proxy capability, due to architectural limits? ...
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NGINX Reverse Proxy, Config Video(MJPG) Stream to use a single connection to the Backend Server

I have a question/problem weather it is possible to configure a NGINX Reverse Proxy so that it does not Proxy every Request of a Video Stream to the Backend Server, instead Opening a Single Connection ...
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IIS ssl not working on osx/ios safari video stream

My IIS8.5-server is reverse proxying to my server which is streaming a video from database. My video streams fine on https with chrome, and i have enabled partial content accept ranges on my server. ...
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Nginx and pseudo-streaming

I use these modules for compiling nginx for streaming videos on my web site by these options: nginx version: nginx/1.8.1 built by gcc 4.9.2 (Debian 4.9.2-10) built with OpenSSL 1.0.1k 8 Jan 2015 ...
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controlling access while caching video content on-site on client's network

we have many hours of video training courses that we want to deliver on-site to clients with encryption or something to control access Currently , we offer via website (eg like udacity), but some ...
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HTTPS streaming and dynamic load balancer using Wowza and AWS

We are using Wowza instances to perform live streaming on AWS infrastructure. We have a script that monitors load balancer and launches/kills instances when required based on the number of connections/...
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configure nginx to autolaunch ffmpeg

I would like ffmpeg to be autolaunched from nginx when it starts and provide a converted dash stream for the users who visit my webserver. Right now I can go to: http://localhost:18080/dash/twitch....
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Video Streming server outbound bandwidth and providers [closed]

Imagine the case of Twitter Periscope or Meerkat.The paradigm of their servers is that they recieve video from users and then stream it to a large amount of users (say > 100K for the sake of this ...
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Do i need stream hosting to play videos on my website? [closed]

I am planning to launch a website which contains some videos.Do i definitely need a stream hosting to play those videos on my website?
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VPN for Video stream

I work at a digital TV broadcast company (cable), we have 2 head ends, one in the US and one in the Caribbean, we currently connect both sites with a cisco L2TPv3 pseudowire VPN between both sites, ...
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If two videos with the same source stream at the same time will they have separate cache files?

I was resolving an issue on StackOverflow (see my answer too), where I might stream the same video on the same webpage in two separate video elements. I don't really understand web file caching very ...
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TCP window on Video Server

I am trying to benchmark the performance of my HLS video server. My server is a pretty naive one at the moment: Just an NGINX file server. (HLS delivers video over HTTP by splitting it up into files ...
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Does multimedia redirection in RDP 7 support WebM now?

I was checking out this MSDN post describing multimedia redirection because it's high time we let our users view training videos through our app and not just email them a link. Windows Media ...
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Video Streaming Fails on IIS 8

I am using FastCGI with IIS 8 on windows-server 2012. The server is hosting a Django based website. The website works fine until I stream the videos (which are saved in the media folder on the server ...
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Video Streaming through RTMP

I need to convert as RTSP live monitering URL rtsp://mylocation.4545 to RTMP url rtmp://127.0.0.1:1935/live/livestream1 Iam using following command through ffmpeg in centos ffmpeg -i "rtsp://127.0.0....
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Set up nginx for access controlled video streaming

I am trying to create an application thats core it will be to show videos in a learning environment based on meteor/nodejs. The problem is the streaming itself. As described on many pages, node is not ...
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Would UDP over VPN eliminate packet loss?

I am receiving a MPTS UDP stream from a remote location and I am experiencing packet loss. I would like to know if there's any way to eliminate this packet loss while still using the UDP protocol? I ...
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Securing a LAN whose wires cross over public hallway? [closed]

I want to record video in rooms (A B C) and start/stop/monitor the recordings from (only) room D. There is a public hallway separating D from the rest, and the data is sensitive. Preliminary setup ...
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Streaming audio/video in a publicly-hosted server increases bandwith usage [closed]

I have a website hosted in a public server (withoud any streaming content) ,using public hosting instead of private because its cheaper. But in public hosting their are limitations when compared to ...
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Windows 7 source-specific multicast (SSM)

We are planning to stream video feeds over multicast to managed Windows 7 devices. Does Windows 7 support source-specific multicast at the OS layer (as the receiver)? It appears that Windows XP and ...
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JBOD or RAID on a streaming server setup

Currently my setup is 1 main server which holds all the mp4 videos and 3 other servers which holds portions of this video. The process is: when a user uploads a video, it is stored into the main ...
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why does a multicast server endlessly transmitting packets even no client require [closed]

i used to setup a multicast server using windows server 2003 OS, i can see a lot of packets transimitted from the server once it was started. Does it make sense when no one is requiring the multicast ...
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NGINX configuration for video streaming server

I have purchased cloud server at digitalocean.com with 2GB RAM and DUAL CORE Processor. I want to set-up video proxy service i.e. to proxy youtube videos. I have installed NGINX + PHP-FPM server and ...
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how to use SSD for streaming videos, while storing on HDDs [closed]

I run a video hosting, youtube like site. I currently run it with 2x3TB HDDs and they max out at 150mB/s I`m willing to achieve higher speeds and I think of storing the data on HDDs and streaming ...
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How to enable streaming when file is delivered through PHP script?

I'm trying to enable mp4 streaming on my content server. Due to some security fanatics whom I working with all files are delivered through a php script and have the following url format: http://...
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stress testing Darwin streaming server and vlc

I have Darwin streaming Server and VLC installed on different virtual machines. What i am trying to do is stress test/benchmark both from a third virtual machine. This is a preliminary part of a ...