[FFmpeg-user] read rtmp live stream delay

Gavin Kinsey gkinsey at ad-holdings.co.uk
Fri Aug 26 11:52:13 CEST 2011

On Thursday 25 August 2011 17:04:03 Holger Bause wrote:
> I'm trying to load a live stream from red5 and save it to a file.
> Using the following is resulting a very long delay (5 - 10 minutes)
> before it start to read the stream:
> Any suggestions would be appreciated.

Try setting a small probesize (-probesize 32768).  I find this helps on 
network streams that don't provide duration info, such as live streams.

Gavin Kinsey
AD Holdings Plc

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