[FFmpeg-user] Rtmp

Carl Eugen Hoyos cehoyos at ag.or.at
Tue Dec 6 22:00:11 CET 2011

jacky <renaux.jacky <at> orange.fr> writes:

> I am using a RED5 server , doing very well
> To stream flash files using rtmp protocol
> I try to stream live like 
>  ffmpeg -f my_file .... rtmp://myserver/myfile.flv

This does not look like a valid ffmpeg command line...

> I am getting error such 
> RTMP_READPacket, failed to read RTMP packet header
> Could any body help me ? 
> Does any body already made a live streaming using 
> Ffmpeg as encoder and red5 as streamer ?
> Is this message generated by ffmpeg ? 

I did not find it in the source.

> By the server ? 
> ffmpeg version N-31031-gf211d9d, Copyright (c) 2000-2011 the FFmpeg
> developers
>   built on Jun 26 2011 22:50:39 with gcc 4.5.3

This is slightly old, please try current git head.

Carl Eugen

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