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

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Is there an Ubuntu One server in South Africa?

I would like to know if UbuntuOne has server locally in South Africa? I currenly use dropbox, but due to bandwidht speeds the sync speed is not what it should be. It would be great if theres a local ...
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How to stream multiple videos from one source?

Are there any way to stream multiple videos from one source? Currently I use VLC to stream one video file across LAN network. I wanted to add multiple playlist of videos and stream them one after ...
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Problems streaming UPNP/DLNA from Ubuntu machine

I've set up both mediatomb and minidlna on my ubuntu 10.04 PC. They both stream media perfectly to my Android phone (Samsung Galaxy) and Google TV (Logitech Revue) using UPNP. Yet my laptop (Ubuntu ...
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Stream music from Ubuntu One to several phones?

I am about to buy an Android-phone to myself and another one for my son. The "killing application" is this offer form Ubuntu one: "Music Streaming Enjoy your music anywhere and get 20GB of storage for ...
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Any suggestions for list of supported streaming audio/video server?

Any suggestions for list of ubuntu supported streaming server; I looked at some like zeya red5 gstreamer ffmpeg icecast-server / icecast2 I wanted know list of all robust or lightweight ...
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mplayer error: “Cannot find codec for audio format 0x55” [closed]

I'm running: Lubuntu 10.10 MPlayer 2:1.0~rc4~try1.dsfg1-1ubuntu1+medibuntu1 w32codecs 1:20110131-0.1medibuntu3 While trying to play a streaming rtsp clip with mplayer, I get an error message ...
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Why can't I stream music to my iPad?

I think that I uploaded 13 songs while in Ubuntu this afternoon. When I opened the app on the iPad, it said I need to subscribe to the streaming music service. I did. I entered my account information ...
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How to acheive media streaming from my local machine to the internet?

How to make Ubuntu 11.04 "desktop version" a Streaming audio/video box; Catering atleast 1k users at the same time. Are there any software to achieve it. I did using VLC player for streaming with ...
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After computer upgrade streaming media is choppy

I just upgraded my computer to: AMD x4 955, Mobo: MSI 970a-G45 AM#3+ socket, GPU: XFX ATI 6870. After I upgraded I reinstalled 11.04. Now whenever I go to any live streaming media site like ...
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Alternative wireless streaming adapter to Apple Airplay/Airport

I'm succesfully streaming my audio to an Apple Airport very easily. I'm considering purchasing a device which enables me to stream my music wirelessly using the network. I would like to stream using ...
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VLC for flash video

Is it possible to play all flash videos using VLC because flash is consuming a lot of processing power? In addition with VLC I will be able to record every stream for example Ustream etc. I am using ...
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What podcast/streaming tools are available?

I want to be able to do one or all of the followings: Talk to my computer and be heard over a network (Crazy O.o) Live Video Streaming (Watch a Video and share over network) Live Audio streaming ...
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Firefox 4.0.1 is hanging when streaming movies

When I am watching streaming movies on Firefox 4.0.1 running on Ubuntu 11.04 (Ubuntu classic desktop), firefox is stuck/hung, and I am unable to close/kill it through GUI such as closing the window ...
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How to make Banshee buffer my stream? [closed]

I've got a HTTP stream installed on our server with mpd which streams OGG over HTTP. If I connect with Banshee to this station the buffer is always at 0.0% and infrequently a little bit of the music ...
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Free Ubuntu One Mobile?

Is there any chance for a free version of Ubuntu One Mobile that might be ad-supported?
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How do you record the audio from a web flash video, e.g. from Hulu or YouTube, and make an audio podcast

I want to record the audio from flash videos on YouTube or Hulu to listen to later on my iPod or SanDisk mp3 player. Is there any combination of tools that can accomplish this? Is it possible to ...
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BBC iPlayer error “A Problem Occurred While Downloading This Programme”

I'm using BBC iPlayer Desktop v.3.0.10 with Adobe Air v.2.6.0 on Ubuntu 11.04 'Natty Narwhal' Beta 1 86x on a Dell Inspiron 1525 No matter what programme I attempt to download I will get the message ...
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Is there a way to stream audio/video to an Apple Airplay Device?

Is there a way to stream audio or video to an Apple Airplay device? I have an Aiprort Express that can play audio, but the same question applies to the Apple TV or any other Airplay device. It is ...
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How do I setup an Icecast server for broadcasting audio in my network?

Broadcasting the output of the soundcard as an internet radio stream is a reliable way to stream audio in a network. This can nicely be used to e.g. transmit audio in a wireless LAN to another ...
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Mobile music playback on android phone keeps buffering

I have copied some music to a Ubuntu synced folder on my Karmic machine and I have the Ubuntu One Android app installed on Android 2.2 phone. When listening to music I get frequent breaks whilst the ...
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How can I stream my desktop via Ustream?

I'm looking to stream my desktop live via a service such as ustream and having extreme difficulty in finding a solution. I've tried WebcamStudio and it could only use FME files which don't work with ...