[FFmpeg-user] 453 Not enough bandwidth error

Moritz Barsnick barsnick at gmx.net
Tue Jul 10 12:36:32 EEST 2018

Hi Michael,

On Mon, Jul 09, 2018 at 16:39:32 -0400, Michael Shaffer wrote:
> Hi, I'm trying to stream an IP camera to youtube, using FFMPEG to push the
> stream. The problem is, if I put the camera in 1080p mode, I get this error:
> method SETUP failed: 453 Not Enough Bandwidth
> Server returned 4XX Client Error, but not one of 40{0,1,3,4}

Could you please show us the actual ffmpeg command line and its
complete, uncut console output?

> Anyways, is there a way to allow FFMPEG to use more bandwidth? I have some
> programming experience, could I edit the FFMPEG code somehow to allow more
> bandwidth?

That error message isn't caused by ffmpeg. ffmpeg can handle plenty of
bandwidth (assuming enough CPU and I/O), the RTMP server you're sending
to probably can't. We'll see when we see the output requested above.


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