Questions tagged [video-streaming]

Delivering live video over the Internet, that is constantly received by and presented to an end-user while being delivered by a provider.

Filter by
Sorted by
Tagged with
0
votes
0answers
14 views

IP camera's stream doesn't tun on SOME devices

IP security camera connected to ubuntu server, streaming video via cvlc to a website. Streamed video doesnt't run on machines running ANY version of windows (I get a very slowly loaded still image, ...
0
votes
1answer
53 views

How can I test web conferencing issues?

I'm experiencing problems with web conferencing softwares in my Ubuntu 21.04 installation (Plasma DE). Everything is working, such as video streaming services (Youtube, Vimeo, and so on) except the ...
0
votes
0answers
46 views

Why firefox picture-in-picture does not works in ubuntu?

i have installed Firefox 88 on Ubuntu 21.04 (and in Ubuntu 20.10 before ). when playing YouTube videos, if i switch to Firefox's picture-in-picture mode, video playback freezes and it does not ...
0
votes
0answers
76 views

How to stream a video file or do mirroring from Ubuntu to your TV?

On Windows, I can use airparrot to stream everywhere, on apple tv devices, and on smart tv devices. I can do mirroring and file streaming, I believe Windows 10 supports a built-in screen mirroring and ...
1
vote
0answers
35 views

Microsoft teams videos are always redirected to microsoft stream

I have just installed microsoft Teams on my ubuntu laptop. I have also another computer (which has windows) with Teams installed, in this way I can make a comparison. Unfortunately when I click on ...
0
votes
0answers
75 views

Firefox 87 on Ubuntu 20.04.2 won't access streaming tv at

When I go to 'Choice TV On Demand', e.g., https://www.choicetv.co.nz/play/#/tv/1649/season/1000/episode/6/episode-6?from=https:%2F%2Fwww.choicetv.co.nz%2F%23!%2Fbrowse%2Ftv%2F1649%2Fseason%2F1000%...
0
votes
0answers
57 views

How can you screencast to Roku using Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I am new to Ubuntu and I really want to watch anime from my computer on my TV 😢.
0
votes
0answers
20 views

Is there a way to send usb camera stream through a color filter before it gets to Zoom or similar?

Pretty much I wanted to see if there was a way to adjust color settings before it gets to a streaming app. Thanks!!
0
votes
0answers
168 views

Not able to play some streaming videos on Firefox

I'm using Ubuntu 20.04LTS and Firefox 85.0.1 (64-bit). Some YouTube videos play normally but others don't. Video from some other websites are not playing. When not able to play a video from Udemy, I ...
0
votes
1answer
337 views

Cannot play YouTube “Live” vidoes with Firefox 79.0 (64-bit)

I cannot play YouTube "Live" vidoes with Firefox 79.0 (64-bit) on Ubuntu 20.04.1 LTS. I tried to fix the issue by enabling "Play DRM controlled content" in Firefox settings and ...
2
votes
1answer
2k views

How can I choose a background for Microsoft Teams

For meetings, I need to change the background to a particular image. I could not see the "Show background effects" feature in my ubuntu 18.04. How can we add a virtual background?
0
votes
0answers
412 views

How to download AES 128 encrypted HLS Stream?

I want to download AES 128 encrypted HLS stream into a mp4 on Ubuntu 20.04. I have the m3u8 file but it has URI for key as k/timestamp. I have the timestamp file but it shows bizarre text when opened ...
3
votes
2answers
722 views

Lenovo P14s slow despite most recent driver

as the title says, I'm having trouble getting Ubuntu running with acceptable performance (really any Linux distribution I tried, but Ubunutu is especially slow). The main problem I is everything I do ...
0
votes
0answers
15 views

Push to another server based on incoming url

Playing around with nginx and wanted to know if there was a way to take an incoming RTMP stream and redirect it to another server based on the URL used. For example: rtmp://Ingress.foo.com/live/<...
0
votes
0answers
44 views

ubuntu machine freezes randomly

My ubuntu is 20.04. I have new SSD and 16GB mem on my PC. When I watch videos on the internet browser or on the VLC or smplayer, my machine freezes randomly and becomes normal after that very quickly. ...
2
votes
0answers
226 views

I have red pixels on the screen with my webcam on zoom app. in Ubuntu 20.04

Screen with Red Pixels in Zoom client I have a few (70 or 100) red pixels that spread all over the screen when I operate my webcam on Zoom client app. in Ubuntu 20.04 but not on Cheese/Skype/mjpg-...
1
vote
1answer
504 views

Eurosport Player on Linux?

I tried a few years ago with no success. Eurosport player did NOT support Linux machines. Lately I've heard different stories (they're using HTML5 for example, which should be OK with Linux). I don't ...
0
votes
1answer
511 views

Unable to get video via uvc_gadget to the host pc

I am trying to setup a raspberry pi board as a piping device which could receive video from a camera or any other source and pipe it to the host pc. I am following the tutorial mentioned here https://...
0
votes
0answers
1k views

Streaming Games in discord Ubuntu version

I want to stream dota 2 game via discord app in my ubuntu 20.02 . the problem is , Im using headphones to hear game sound . Discord will not stream game sound when headphone is connected . How can i ...
1
vote
1answer
572 views

Netflix Error Code F7355

I have Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fosa) minimal installation on my machine. I can't stream Netflix videos. It returns Error Code F7355. Same problem happens with Firefox and Chromium. DRM is activated by ...
1
vote
0answers
26 views

Live videoediting for Google Hangout

I need to edit the video recorded by my webcam "on the fly" and to stream it to a Google Hangouts call. What I want to do is to remove the background of the video (and possibly substitute it ...
1
vote
0answers
1k views

How to play hd, 1080p prime content in brave or firefox in ubuntu 20.04?

I have enabled the all the three plugins in firefox as drm, open264 and shockwave flash, but I cannot play hd, fullhd in amazon prime. For the brave browser, I couldn't find any plugin options. I have ...
0
votes
1answer
150 views

Video LAG on Ubuntu 20.04 / Lubuntu 20.04 AMD Athlon 64 3200+ @ 2GHz

I'm a noob to Ubuntu. and would appreciate some help I have this old machine that had XP, it was useless, and figured I'd install a light weight OS Lubuntu was the Idea. however I continued to install ...
0
votes
1answer
1k views

Is it possible to get HD quality in Zoom videoconference client on ubuntu?

I tried installing and running the latest Zoom client on 3 different computers running Ubuntu 20.04 with different speeds and specs: all of them display my own image in low, zoomed-in, grainy ...
0
votes
1answer
41 views

Problem in downloading videos using youtube-dl

How can I download videos from "https://zeroinfy.in/" using youtube-dl? I had tried, but not succeed and searched, but I did not find a solution. In the Android app for this academy, videos ...
7
votes
1answer
1k views

Install and run Zoom Client inside a sandbox

With COVID-19 pandemic there was a boom of video conferencing. Although there are good free and open source alternatives like Jitsi (with e2ee coming soon), Zoom became popular. Is not a secret that ...
0
votes
0answers
59 views

Video calling (grandparents)

I need an extremely simple solution for video calling. I'm planning to use an old laptop with webcam. My goal is that my grandparents only need to turn on the machine and it would automatically start ...
5
votes
1answer
16k views

Watching Amazon Prime video HD on ubuntu 20.04

I think it has been known for a good while that Amazon Prime Video is SD only on system running anything other than Windows and MAC: https://www.primevideo.com/help?nodeId=GUX9FYHU5D8LC9EJ Is there a ...
0
votes
0answers
21 views

None of my installed apps can capture my whole screen

When I try to stream on discord or OBS, I select the option to capture my entire screen. The only thing it shows is the cursor on a black screen. I have ffmpeg installed and I'm running Ubuntu 19.10. ...
6
votes
1answer
3k views

Ubuntu 18.04 screen always freezes with Google Meets

Every single time I am on a meeting on Google Meets, my Ubuntu crashes. The sound and mouse keep working, but the screen freezes. I use Opera Web Browser, and in addition to the browser with Google ...
0
votes
1answer
670 views

Can I stream video with nginx module?

I want to stream video from nginx to my browser. The videos are generlly in .mp4 format, but I can transcode either on the fly or in advance with avconv or ffmpeg/whatever. Is there a module I can ...
0
votes
1answer
236 views

Nvidia Gpu stuttering playing Stadia on Kubuntu

I recently installed a new card in my old pc (Nvidia 710GT) and I have problems while playing Stadia at 720p resolution or 1080p on Chromium (hw acceleration on). I have no problems at all streaming ...
24
votes
6answers
11k views

Use webcam from laptop on desktop pc

I want to use the webcam on my laptop as video device on my pc to use it for video conferencing etc. So I not just want to stream the video. I actually want to "stream" the entire device over network....
2
votes
4answers
2k views

Installing zoom-client Snap

I need to use Zoom video conferencing (https://zoom.us). While they offer a DEB package which works, this is exactly the type of application I'd prefer to run as a Snap. There is a Snap available (...
2
votes
1answer
6k views

YouTube videos are not working in Ubuntu 18.04

I recently installed Ubuntu 18.04 and it is working fine until I opened YouTube. I used both Chrome and Firefox but my YouTube is not working at all. Could anyone help me with their suggestions?
3
votes
0answers
695 views

Videos will not play in any browser from any source, Ubuntu 18.04

I have a fairly fresh install of Ubuntu 18.04 Desktop, And a few days ago videos stopped playing in any browser. I tried Chrome and Chromium and Firefox, I tried YouTube and Vimeo and Udemy videos. ...
1
vote
0answers
34 views

Downloading Video from Website

Ubuntu 16.04: I have used youtube-dl to successfully download videos, so that they can be watched sans network connectivity I would like to download the set of videos from the USPTO: https://www....
1
vote
1answer
1k views

youtube video is choppy, but audio plays fine

I am running ubuntu 18.10 on a Acer Aspire One. When I try to play a youtube video on either chrome of firefox it's really choppy. The audio plays fine, but the video doesn't work. I've tried ...
0
votes
2answers
2k views

Can't stream any online videos on Ubuntu 18.04

So I've been using Ubuntu 18.04 for a couple of months now, it was running perfectly until one random day when I log in, and I'm unable to play ANY videos online, Firefox or Chrome. I've tried repair ...
0
votes
2answers
332 views

How can install vlc 2.1.6 on ubuntu 16.04lts

I want to install vlc 2.1.6 on Ubuntu16.04.Can you help me ? The reason is explained in unsupported codec: mp3 . I dont have this problem When I used vlc2.1.6 on ubuntu 14.04.
0
votes
1answer
1k views

IPTV streaming stopped working (e. g. in VLC, smplayer)

recently I encountered that on my system our german IPTV RTP streams don't work anymore. It still works on other systems in the same network. VLC error: Ihre Eingabe konnte nicht geöffnet werden: ...
2
votes
0answers
348 views

Unviewable videos on Ubuntu 18.04 and Chromium

After a clean install of Ubuntu 18.04 I have serious problems with Chromium web browser an video streaming. Every few seconds of video playback whole system freezes for a couple of seconds, eating CPU ...
1
vote
0answers
492 views

How to boost pulse audio maximum volume

My laptop speakers have a very low volume and when I play local files, mostly using kodi, I managed to set the maximum volume higher achieving a volume that allows me to understand what people say on ...
1
vote
2answers
356 views

Up-to-date method to stream to Ubuntu from Terminal

I would like to stream from Ubuntu to Twitch in a lightweight manner from Terminal. I have tried https://gist.github.com/brodul/3178114 however I get a green screen when I go to my Twitch stream. ...
3
votes
0answers
9k views

Playing Amazon Prime Videos in Chromium

I installed widevine plugin by copying its .so files ( libwidevinecdmadapter.so, libwidevinecdm.so ) to /usr/lib/chromium-browser in my Ubuntu 16.04. I see widevine in chrome://components/ as well. I ...
1
vote
0answers
287 views

SMplayer video filter for changing non-YouTube resolution?

I asked for help at SMplayer-forum, but the response probably won't be quick, so I paste the question below: Hi! New forum member. My operating system on a Dell Inspiron 910 is Xubuntu 16.04, my ...
0
votes
0answers
1k views

Connect To IP Camera > Make 2nd Network Connection To Home Network > Stream To YouTube With Ubuntu 16.04

I'm properly stuck. I own a Ordro HDV-Z20 video camera. It has a WiFi option. When I connect adhoc and issue the command ifconfig I get the following response: rpiggott@rpiggott-Aspire-5742Z:~$ ...
2
votes
1answer
5k views

How can I install pipelight-multi on Ubuntu 17.04 to steam Silverlight videos?

I have tried the following in order to install pipelight-multi so I can watch videos powered by Microsoft Silverlight (e.g HBO Now): sudo apt-get install wine-staging sudo add-apt-repository ppa:...
0
votes
2answers
161 views

Loading online videos even with flash / pepper [Ubuntu 16]

I've tried to install flash player which used to work few weeks back, unfortunately not anymore. Another step was pepperflash which works on Facebook but it crashes on web-cams, online movies etc. ...
0
votes
1answer
367 views

Live Streaming CNN

Does anybody have a solution to live streaming TV for example CNN Go? I've installed hal-flash, Adobe flash and installed media codecs. I'm trying to live stream CCN with Chrome browser and Firefox ...