use this tag for questions relating to the streaming of content, either from your own server, or from the internet, including: video, music, etc.

learn more… | top users | synonyms

3
votes
2answers
78 views

How to play rtsp streams in ubuntu?

More specifically, the question is how to play rtsp streams from addresses that have a question mark in them. I.E: rtsp://some.server.name:554/video_file.wmv?authstring=sOm3StrIN2==&param=3 I ...
0
votes
0answers
38 views

which player can handle DAB+ radio?

I'm using the USB stick LV5TDLx sold by NotOnly, which can receive DVB-T, DAB and FM radio. The device uses the Realtek RTL2832U driver, included in the linux kernel. This driver should support both ...
1
vote
0answers
56 views

how to stream webcam usinng ffmpeg [closed]

Im trying to stream a webcam on my server. I followed this tutorial, but http://www.area536.com/projects/streaming-video/ I get this long terminal output, which ends by saying [http @ 0x9c982a0] ...
0
votes
0answers
18 views

Pulseaudio-Streaming: Videos hang

I've got a problem with pulseaudio streaming and videos. The configuration: Server with soundsystem: Mini-PC with Intel Celeron J1900, 5.1 Audio and GBit Ethernet running Xubuntu 14.04. Client ...
0
votes
0answers
25 views

Building a server for plexconnect/minecraft/flac streaming with hp proliant n40l

I've bought a hp proliant n40l, which I am going to use as the server in our house instead of an old atom single core nas. First priority is to have Plexconnect installed which will stream to an apple ...
-2
votes
0answers
26 views

Play music on my stereo from ubuntu [duplicate]

I have a home stereo that I want to play my music on. I can do this with my android using Skifta so I figure there has got to be a way with Ubuntu 14.04 (besides running the skifta apk in an android ...
0
votes
0answers
12 views

Music service with offline support on ubuntu phone?

Will a music service such as Grooveshark/Deezer/Spotify be available with offline support (paid subscription)? I know a webapp of Grooveshark exists, but Grooveshark says it will not offer offline ...
0
votes
0answers
26 views

Video Stream Not Being Rendered Properly v4l2loopback WebcamStudio

What steps will reproduce the problem? Setup an Image/webcamfeed/video v4l2loopback option try streaming it What is the expected output? The Image/video/webcam feed What do you see instead? Don't ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

Is there a linux supporting straming service like Netflix? [duplicate]

I understand that Netflix cannot be streamed on an Ubuntu computer, but is there a an alternative streaming service that can? I've read about Redbox but this appears to be US only. Any ideas for a UK ...
0
votes
0answers
54 views

Update VLC source code, on which ACE Player HD is based?

I use ACE Player HD for watching online videos from torrents, but the version for Ubuntu is based on some obsolete version of VLC which is very buggy (e.g. green screen while watching mkv files). ...
0
votes
1answer
77 views

Error playing video from TeckNet webcam

I bought this TeckNet C016 webcam and I'm having trouble getting it to work. Before buying it, I checked to see if anyone else was using it with Linux and there were positive results. When I plug the ...
0
votes
3answers
93 views

Stream audio from youtube

I just want to stream (whitout downloading) a youtube video. Is there an easy way to do this with python or exists a script to do that? Or i must download in a temporany file the video, convert it and ...
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Flumotion worker falied to start

I was trying to start Flumotion using Flumotion streaming server administration wizard. But it failed with the following error message: couldn't start worker The command that failed was: ...
1
vote
1answer
38 views

Why does the Spotify client render certain pages completely black?

Spotify starts up fine, but when navigating to certain sections of the app, instead of the expected content a black square is displayed. What is causing this issue and how can it be resolved?
0
votes
0answers
55 views

Network errors and poor throughput accessing my new NAS

The NAS stores my video library. I have a HP DV6 Laptop with 4 GB of RAM. It's running Windows 7 64-bit. Ethernet attached to my home network via a Realtec gigabit NIC. My old NAS was a Western ...
0
votes
1answer
89 views

Streaming from PC to media player

My biggest concern is that I have Philips media player HMP5000 and I don't know if I'll be able to stream movies from my pc with Linux Ubuntu? I want to have only one OS on pc..
0
votes
0answers
200 views

Stream iptv channels to tv

My provider give me a m3u playlist with iptv channels. I want to see them on TV with DLNA support. I use minidlna to see video files from Ubuntu PC on that TV. But iptv channels aren't files. How to ...
2
votes
0answers
88 views

Change stream format of command line sp-sc (Sopcast) utility

I am using the command line version of Sopcast under Ubuntu 14.04. I am using it like sp-sc sop://address port port. This takes the P2P stream and re-transmits it as an live ASF stream. I usually open ...
0
votes
2answers
629 views

Streaming to Twitch on Linux?

One of my daughters wants to join the legions of people streaming to Twitch. However, we all have Ubuntu laptops. I've done some research and there seems to be a lot of discussion about it with ...
0
votes
0answers
43 views

Saving just the audio track from a remote video file, without downloading it completely

Can I save just the audio track from a remote video file, without downloading it completely?
1
vote
1answer
91 views

JACK Issue with Internet DJ Console in Ubuntu 14.04

Running jack in dummy mode gives no audio from Internet DJ Console but the stream played from the server works perfectly fine. You can tune into the stream at http://myradiostream.com/olpr The server ...
1
vote
0answers
59 views

Adding alternative media source folders to Rygel

I recently setup Rygel on my laptop to play my media collection from a Raspberry Pi running XBMC. It works well so far, however, I cannot seem to find a way to add any other folder to the index apart ...
0
votes
0answers
32 views

Access to wifi JVC Adixxion camera

I don't know how to get streaming video from the camera. It is recognized, establish the connection but... then what? I'm not an advanced user There is an application included (wi-video) but only for ...
0
votes
1answer
466 views

Videos streaming with JW Player not working

I found recently that any site that streams videos using JW Player that the player gives me a message in my browser saying "Click here to install Java". I confirmed that I do have IcedTea-web Plugin ...
1
vote
0answers
40 views

What is the most robust web frontend for MPD for Linaro/Ubuntu 14.xx?

I've built a headless server instance with linaro on a Radxa rock connected to speakers, and am currently trying out rompr. Does MPD offer any other "streaming" jukebox style frontend options for ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Is it possible to stream music from multible devices (android/iOS) to a computer, that then makes a queue?

I want to be able to stream music from multible devices, primarily mobilephones, that is on the same Wi-Fi network, to a computer which then makes a queue and then streams from the specific phone, ...
-1
votes
1answer
303 views

How to stream web media content to my smart TV via DLNA?

I want to stream a cloud based media to my tv .. I've installed DLNA server on my ubuntu pc but i want to share web content without downloading it to my pc. Is that possible ?
1
vote
2answers
127 views

Recommended setup for live audio / video broadcast

We would like to capture audio from a mixer and video from a camera and transmit it via Wi-Fi to adjacent rooms of an auditorium. What kind of broadcast/streaming programs/setup do you suggest? We ...
0
votes
0answers
175 views

Streaming with VLC - no audio

I'm trying to stream audio and video using VLC using the following command: vlc -vvv v4l2:// :v4l2-dev=/dev/video0 :v4l2-width=640 :v4l2-height=480 :input-slave="alsa://hw:1,0" :v4l2-standard=0 ...
0
votes
0answers
61 views

Internet connection slow with intermittent drops

Is there a default firewall in 14.04 LTS? My speed will build up to 200k at best then shoots back down to zero and sometimes causes my connection to crash. All other devices on my wireless network ...
1
vote
1answer
61 views

Streaming record application

Some time ago I was recording streaming radios using an user friendly application. It was able to record without playing, separate files... Unfortunately, I can’t remember the name of this application ...
1
vote
0answers
469 views

How to stream my laptop screen to the TV?

Recently I bought a Samsung Smart TV and with my Android mobile phone (using an app called Wifi Display) I can stream what I see on the mobile to the TV. Is this feature available on Ubuntu? I would ...
1
vote
0answers
104 views

LibAv: Set a custom Header in RTSP stream

I am trying to play a chunk of video retrieved from an Axis M3004V camera. The camera is continuously recording video in an internal MicroSD card. That video receives a recordingid I can use to query. ...
0
votes
1answer
146 views

configuration for ufw to allow upnp between desktop and xbox360

I am really stuck with this question. I am using Ubuntu 14.04 I cannot enable UFW to allow a connection between my desktop and Xbox 360 stream media when UFW is enbaled. The connection and streaming ...
1
vote
0answers
99 views

Nuvola Player not working with Google Play Music

I installed Nuvola Player from its stable PPA repo. I can open it, sign in to Google Play and view my library etc. But once I try to play a track, the loading image (rotating arrow) appears and it ...
0
votes
1answer
909 views

Streaming Video Files to PS3

Project: I would like to stream my home dvds to my PS3 system using Rygel. A) I would like to use handbrake to produce exceptional copies of my home dvd's in the .mkv format (Or if an experienced ...
1
vote
0answers
89 views

Tv Streaming on Ubuntu

I NEED to get access to some Traditional TV Channels (example: CNN , BBC , Discovery , History , National Geographic , ZDF .. etc) but I don't live in Europe so I can't Zattoo.. Joost doesn't seem to ...
1
vote
0answers
19 views

Are my choices really limited to stream sound or hear sound?

I followed the instructions at How can I use PulseAudio virtual audio streams to play music over Skype? in order to load-module sinks. I can stream to my twitch feed no problem. My problem is that I ...
2
votes
0answers
324 views

Stream Webcam via command line to vlc

I've spent the morning doing searches and can't find any tutorials on how to stream my webcam(with sound) so I can watch it remotely on VLC. I have avconv installed, and can stream to twitch just ...
0
votes
0answers
16 views

browser video not working, weird shape and colour [duplicate]

i have posted pics to show you what my browser videos is doing. it is only happening on videos streamed in browsers. it wasn't always like this. vlc player works fine with saved files. i have tried ...
1
vote
1answer
251 views

Streaming with FFMpeg: Splashscreen?

I've been experimenting with streaming via FFMpeg. I love how powerful it is! Currently I have it set up so that it streams my screen and adds an overlay for my webcam. Though, there is one thing that ...
1
vote
1answer
92 views

How do I loopback 2 input streams + line-in to line-out? (12.04)

I'm trying to put together a simple Karaoke system with 2 microphones. I've fiddled with the config from this post and am able to get 1 mic to loopback, along with youtube, to the the line-out. But ...
0
votes
2answers
356 views

How to prevent the recorded video using ffmpeg get corrupt

Actually I have an device that record the audio and video. when the recording is started the video file also started to persist into the hard drive. But if device goes off unfortunately between the ...
1
vote
0answers
75 views

How do I get my mic working with streaming?

I'm able to stream from my computer and watch the stream on a local vlc using the following command: cvlc v4l2:///dev/video0 :v4l2-standard= :inputlave=alsa://hw:0,0 :live-caching=300 ...
2
votes
1answer
53 views

How can I stream from computer through Command line?

I have several computers at home with webcams attached, and would like to stream from any one of them to my work computer. Is there a way to do this in real time? I can already take pics and record ...
0
votes
1answer
217 views

When streaming / recording my desktop, how do I also record the audio?

I'm running the latest Ubuntu on my PC and want to stream my whole desktop to a TV screen connected to a Raspberry Pi running XBMC. So far I manage to grab the stream wit avconf. Dumping it in a ...
6
votes
3answers
214 views

Streaming music like a radio show

I'd like to be able to stream music, realtime, to a friend. Not in my LAN, but over the internet. I've done a lot of research on how to do this, one option was setting up a shoutcast server, but that ...
2
votes
0answers
94 views

How can I view my stored media on my PS3 on my Ubuntu server?

I have recently installed Ubuntu Server and setup Samba I believe to use as a general use home server. How do I go about making this server available to my PS3 so that I can view my stored media on my ...
1
vote
1answer
107 views

Listeners disconnect from Icecast streams

I'm doing a project on live audio streaming using Icecast and mixxx. I configured icecast server successfully. I'am able to listen the audio but sometimes connection reset occurs and the connection ...
0
votes
0answers
55 views

how do I transcode some web video streams on the fly

I am not even sure how to ask this exactly so i'll try to explain in the best possible way. I want to turn a pc of mine in a transcoder + video broadcast server. The content is already out there on ...