[Ffmpeg-devel] Usabillity of RTP protocol
Thu Jan 11 19:39:58 CET 2007
On Jan 10, 2007, at 10:12 AM, Martin Renwanz wrote:
> Hi everybody,
> I'm currently involved in using libavformat / libavcodec for a program
> that is supposed to decode an audio file and stream it to a specified
ffplay can open an rtp destination and play a stream from there, but
it doesn't support streaming to somewhere else. Basic support for
this is there (and check out ffserver), but I don't think it's been
worked on for quite a while.
> I've done quite some reading about the library, and I've found that
> libavformat supports RTP - (libavformat/rtp.c, rtpproto.c, etc) which
> should do the job.
> But (I believe I've read it in the SVN Changelog) I also read that the
> support is preliminary...
> What's the status of this? Is it usable ? If yes, how ?
> Any help is appreciated...
if ffplay is built with CONFIG_NETWORK enabled, just something like:
./ffplay rtsp://host/path_to_sdp_file might work.
Your mileage may vary, depending on codecs.
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