[FFmpeg-user] Video transcoding of the streamed data.

Timothy Gu timothygu99 at gmail.com
Sat May 18 00:26:55 CEST 2013

On May 17, 2013 9:56 AM, "Anil J" <anilj.mailing at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > You can see http://ffmpeg.org/trac/ffmpeg/wiki/StreamingGuide for some
> > info.
> >
> Most of the examples here assumes that the video stream is available from
> server. In my case, the proxy is receiving the video data in HTTP response
> packets in continuous manner. At proxy server, I can read the video data,
> buffer it if required, and pass it to FFmpeg for transcoding. Is this
> correct approach to do?
> I also want to put the transcoded video chunk back in the HTTP response to
> pass it further to the client.

Isn't that the same thing as the wiki? Just change the input and output to

ffmpeg -f input-format -i http://input -c copy -f output-format

(I'm really not HTTP expert. If there is anything wrong, sorry.)


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