[FFmpeg-user] Live streaming using ffmpeg

Andrey Utkin andrey.krieger.utkin at gmail.com
Sat Mar 10 17:36:42 CET 2012

2012/3/10 Carl Eugen Hoyos <cehoyos at ag.or.at>:
> That is correct, I suspect isom (mp4) is the only container
> that does not work for your purpose.
> MPEG transport stream (ts) is the first container that comes
> to mind for continuous streams (it can be cut anywhere), but
> it is limited wrt codecs it allows.

AFAIK, MPEG TS is the most popular container used with HTTP Live
Streaming protocol. It is ok for it to carry h264+aac. And HLS proto
is usable with HTML5 video tag.

Andrey Utkin

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