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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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How to stream to twitch.tv in Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I have some problems with live streaming to Twitch, using Ubuntu. I have searched on Google but could not find a workable solution; some of them were outdated or too difficult to understand. Could ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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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 ...
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How to listen to Hong Kong RTHK Radio with Lubuntu?

I want to listen to RTHK with Lubuntu 13.10 Firefox 26.0. However, when I went to the above webpage(for example), Firefox always asks me to select a player for it. I tried to select mplayer, vlc, ...
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Home Intranet Webpage Video Link - New page opens but video won't play

I created the page in Kompozer. Just index.html. Copied that file and the video file to the same folder in my home directory on the server (headless Ubuntu 12.04) over ssh. The page loads fine, the ...
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Stream media from Ubuntu 12.04 to Xbox One [duplicate]

Not sure if this is an Ubuntu question, but I've posted in Xbox forums too, so hopefully I'll get some help! As the title says, I'm looking for a way to stream media from my Ubuntu 12.04 laptop to my ...
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How to Live Streaming on YouTube?

I'm looking for a way to stream to YouTube Live on my computer. I know there are various tools available for Windows, but I haven't found anything for Linux. I prefer not to use G+ Hangouts, but go ...
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Help in Flumotion for audio streaming

I have installed and started Flumotion in ubuntu 12.04 in that i used to have Live Streaming Audio alone i tried but it says that Internal GStreamer error. Posted on Fri 10 Jan 2014 05:51:48 PM IST. ...
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Gaming from windows to Ubuntu

I have thought of building a second PC for running Windows at the same time as Ubuntu for may gaming, I have upgraded parts on my current PC and have the GPU and RAM and the HDD, SDD for the OS, and ...
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How can I play radio stream as my startup (login screen) sound?

I am familiar with How do I change the start up sound? and Chainging startup music of Ubuntu, so I know how to change my startup sound to .ogg file of my choosing, but... How to change it to some ...
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Unable to stream video from Ubuntu to Windows 7

I'm trying to do some research about streaming method on VLC, so my first choice is UDP. I have 2 PC connected on WLAN using Windows 7 as hotspot, Windows 7 IP is 192.168.238.1 with Pentium T4500 dual ...
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Are there any credible alternatives to XBMC as a media server that can also be used to stream video to a tablet or other Android device?

I've connected a PC running Ubuntu 12.04 with XBMC installed. I am looking to get it replaced with a Raspberry Pi for the power-usage benefits and smaller footprint. I would like to have a single ...
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How to make file and streaming server? [duplicate]

I have this desktop computer im not using. I want to use it for file storage for all types of files. I also want to share these files to windows computers and stream video to tablet and phones. The ...
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How to stream audio from my Ubuntu 12.04LTS computer to Listen2MyRadio

I am trying to set up my own internet radio station on my computer (Ubuntu 12.04LTS), but I can't seem to get it working in a proper manner. Sure, I've been using WinAmp under Wine to transport the ...
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Internet stream keeps buffering

I'm trying to see an streamed event. No matter what browser/media player I use, after 10 or 15 seconds the stream stops and keeps buffering... If I pause it and play again, it plays another 10 or 15 ...
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Streaming media to WiiMC

I have spent a couple of days at this issue, and I'm seething in frustration. I am trying to stream my movies/music to my Wii console. When I had Windows, this was all too simple: create a profile ...
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VLC playing vid over samba stuttering?

This is sort of an open ended question, so any recommendations will be appreciated I have a ubuntu box as my main server and I stream video on my mac since I can't carry my server box upstairs This ...
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How to stream music to Shoutcast radio from Xubuntu 13.10?

What i want: I want to be able to stream music and microphone on the Ubuntu system to some radio on Shoutcast server. I have: Music,Computer,Mic. Nothing else :D Any help,i tryed to figure it out by ...
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No sound while “listening” to the radio

Mplayer opens a link and it seems to be running smoothly. The only problem is that there is no sound to listen to. Apart from this there are no problems with sound in system.
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Google Music (Play) and Chrome [closed]

I did a fresh install of Ubuntu 13.10 and it's taken me forever and a day to get the surround sound working on my system using the Creative Labs Audigy SE card. Now that I have the sound working ...
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Help with vlc and video capture device error

I am running vlc 2.0.8 and when I try and stream my cctv camera ( an stk1160 video capture device ) I get this error :- cvlc /dev/video0 VLC media player 2.0.8 Twoflower (revision 2.0.8a-0-g68cf50b) ...
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recording video stream using vlc

I'm trying to download a streaming video using VLC from a bash script. The problem is that the video that is getting recorded does not have any audio. When I directly try to use VLC and enter the url ...
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Shairport on Ubuntu 12.04

I installed Shairport on a Zotac ZBox Nano running Ubuntu 12.04, and even if I change the sound output device to an external USB DAC, the sound keeps coming out from the 3.5" jack. Does anyone know a ...
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How do I view videos from a shared directory?

I've installed Lubuntu 13.04 upon an old HP laptop, and it works great. Unfortunately, when I try to access a shared directory on a PC inside my home network, on which Ubuntu 12.04 is installed, I ...
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Audio and video auto of sync when streaming

When streaming my desktop to twitch.tv using avconv audio and video are out of sync. Sometimes it is already out of sync when starting the stream and sometimes they just drift apart after a while. ...
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How to encode video raw frames, set frame rate and display it through vlc?

Currently I am running one server program in that I am capturing raw video frames using v4l2. Now, I want to stream it using RTP and display it through vlc. What I understood is, I need to encode ...
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Stream video to my home network

I would like stream a video on my home network so I can watch it on my android tablet. I attempt to do this using vlc 2.0.8 on ubuntu but it didn't work. Can anyone walk me through the exact steps you ...
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Folder Inclusion/Streaming

Edited: When I used Windows - I used Nero Media Home Essentials 4 to stream my videos to my LG Bluray player. All I did was click "Add Share" and select my "Movies" folder - then it showed up on my ...
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How can automatically restart a (vlc) video stream?

At work we have an "camera pc" which monitors an ipcam. I'm using rtsp and VLC to display te stream on a monitor. However, the stream is eating up approximately 50GB a day so I edited the crontab to ...
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Wired/Wireless connections

I have a Wireless router in the far side of my house, and I have a desktop machine with Ubuntu 13.04 connected to it via wireless. The desktop is set up as a media server. I have a cat 6 cable running ...
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VOD system on home server

I'm going crazy! I hope someone can lead me to solution here. Honestly this is my last resort, I already used up google and other forums. I'm trying to make a simple VOD system. I've a ubuntu server ...
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Ubuntu: How to listen to music streams on the web without Flash (by finding the IP address of the streaming server?)

How can I find the ip address of a music streaming service in Ubuntu? Specifically: How can I do this for: 106KMEL : http://www.iheart.com/live/293/?autoplay=true Hot97 : ...
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linux for stream live internet

I need to find an os that will let me live stream from a dvr (security) to a large LED Screen board. The board currently uses a windows program called LED Studio and it is very limited. Are there any ...
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streaming video in browser

I am new to Ubuntu and I have installed Ubuntu 13.04 on an old Dell Dimension 2350 with an old tube style Dell monitor. When I open a web page with a streaming video the video plays with sound but ...
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How to Stream video from iPad to Ubuntu 13.04

Could you advise how to stream video from iPad to Ubuntu 13.04 ? I've tried the teamviewer, but it doesn't support from ipad -> ubuntu. Appreciate any ideas, Vladimir Zateychuk skype: vzateychuk
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Stream to Apple TV?

I would like to be able to do AV streaming and (or) mirroring with my apple TV from Ubuntu. I'm running 13.04. Is this possible, or will I have to do the outrageously inconvenient task of using an $20 ...
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Can't detect USB camera

I had two Logitech cameras in which they are connected and working properly. But when they are connected by using two 10meter wires they are not working. What could be the reason.