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Best way to stream video over internet with RPi?

I'm wondering what is the best way that I can stream video from the camera module over the internet. By "best" I mean lowest latency (can't suffer a second delay for example, this is a real-time ...
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Netflix on Raspberry Pi (2014 version)

It is October 2014 and the lastest version of Chrome (I think it is version 38) finally supports Netflix on Linux. Yey, HTML5! Now that we have finally overcome that problem, is there any news on how ...
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Broadcast TV Video over WiFi [closed]

Here is what I want to accomplish : Connect pi to my TV (RCA/USB/HDMI) and broadcast the Video & Audio signal over WiFi/LAN and watch the same on my Mobile (through WiFi/LAN). Can anyone help me ...
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Streaming live video to websites?

0 down vote favorite A little flavor text: My wife and I are having our baby in Taiwan, and we want to use a camera, such that my family and friends can go to a website, fill in a password, and see a ...
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Does anybody else experience micro-freezes with the Raspberry over wifi?

whenever I connect my Raspberry Pi over wifi to the LAN, I sometimes get micro-freezes when streaming video from the Raspberry or when I connect over ssh. It seems kinda periodic. The freeze/lag has a ...
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miniDLNA & srt files

I Have been looking all over for an answer but I can't find any. My miniDLNA server doesn't seem to stream the srt files (named the same as the video and utf-8 encoded) to my playback devices. I ...
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Stream unencoded raw video bit data to a machine with a good GPU to speed up video processing time?

I have a Pi B+ and a HD USB Webcam, as well as an improved wifi card (300Mbps). I am working on a research project where I want to build multiple 'camera units' (lets say 3 as an example). each camera ...
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How to stream high res pics from RPi camera?

Currently working on a project that requires the highest resolution images from the RPi's camera (2592x1944) to be sent over LAN to PC image processing server. I've been digging and with some help ...
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Can I use my Raspberry Pi as an AirPlay receiver?

Can the Raspberry Pi be used as an AirPlay receiver for video? Can I stream media from my iTunes library, or play a video from an iOS device via Airplay on the Pi?
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Using the UV4L driver to stream video from the raspberry pi camera to android phone

Hello raspberry people! I'm posting a new question because I don't have enough rep on raspberrypi.stackexchange to post a comment on this post: Stream video from RPI Cam to Android Phone which sort ...
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How can I get Raspivid to skip h264 encoding? (getting rid of 5 second latency streaming video)

There are gazillions of forums and threads about getting rid of a 5 second latency when using a Pi together with a PI-Cam as a surveillance camera. Many tutorials show how to use vlc to encode and ...
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Disable UDP on raspberry pi and only use TCP

I'm currently doing video transmission through wifi and there is a lot of lag and distortions, is there a way where I can only use TCP and not UDP to do this video transmission?
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Can I display video from a Canon PowerShot Pro 1 on a raspberry pi?

I am looking to make a photo booth using a Canon PowerShot Pro 1 and a Raspberry Pi. I am able to communicate with the camera over usb using gphoto2 for taking photos. I still havent figured out how ...
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raspberry Pi and processing problem with Camera Capture

I installed Processing 2.2.1 (linux) on the RasPi (running Debian Wheezy) to connect a USB-Webcam and capture video stream with the standart processing.video* library. When I try to run the program ...
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picamera stream and web.py

How do I integrate picamera to return a stream in a GET method defined in web.py ? urls = ( '/webcam', 'CamHandler' ) I'm trying something like: class CamHandler(): def GET(self): ...
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OMXPlayer launched with startx

I'd like to stream a video without starting the window manager (latest raspbian w/ LXDE and omxplayer freshly built from git, tried version in the repo also). Basically, what I'm trying to achieve is ...
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How can I lower the video resolution in a streaming app?

Internet is not fast where I live, projectfreetv sets my videos to hd sometimes and it is not possible to watch.
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Netflix on the Pi with XBMC — any improvements?

According to the older questions How to stream Netflix on Raspbmc (January 2013) Is there any workaround for Netflix compatibility? (June 2012) there was, at the time, no feasible way to view ...
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gstreamer tcpclientsink connection refused

Hi I am trying to stream data from linux box (Raspberry Pi) to Macbook pro using gstreamer-1.0. On Raspberry-Pi (Linux) pi@raspberrypi:[~]$ gst-launch-1.0 filesrc location="video.h264" ! ...
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Raspberry Pi as NAS

I was just wondering: Can I use my Raspberry Pi Model B as a Network Attached Storage? My plan is to have a wired connection from my router to the Pi, and a 2TB Exfat formatted drive attached to it. ...
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Stream video from RPI Cam to Android Phone

I'm working on a robot controlled by the Raspberry Pi. I would like to stream video, using the Raspberry Pi Camera, to an Android device (phone,tablet). I've followed the instructions written here ...
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Raspicam has low fps for OpenCV

So far, I've tried these tutorials: 1 & 2. I have also attempted to use this code to test it out, and the fps rate is quite low. It's just 2 -3 fps, which is not as high as when I stream via vlc ...
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Web Cam server using motion daemon video not crisp

I have interfaced a web cam with rasberry pi and stream live video using motion daemon. I want the frame rate to increase and the video to be crisp. Is there any possible solution?
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Camera blinks but doesn't record

I am trying to start a stream on my Raspberry Pi Camera when I boot the Raspberry Pi. I have tried the following options: Using crontab @reboot /home/pi/video.sh & Using init.d Copied the ...
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Multicast stream in Raspberry Pi

I am facing the following problem in multicast streaming using omxplayer and mplayer: ERRORS: omxplayer command issued : omxplayer udp://@226.1.1.36:1026 -i Error: setsockopt(IP_ADD_MEMBERSHIP): ...
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Autostart videostream without logging in

I am trying to auto-start a script, that starts a video stream via vlc on a raspberry pi with raspi camera. This is the code that starts the stream: raspivid -o - -t 0 -hf -w 640 -h 360 -fps 25 | ...
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Raspi Cam streaming stop working after restart

When I'm using the raspberry pi camera for surveillance I'm streaming a video using vlc. It works fine most of the time, but sometimes when I restart the stream or the raspberry for some reason, it ...
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RaspBMC streaming music or audio

Is there any way of listening streams from different pages from XBMC, for example Mixify, Twitch, etc. Thanks in advanced.
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Cannot see Netflix titles, however can browse folder structure

I'm really curious as to how people manage to setup the PlayOn server->RaspBMC connection. I bought PlayOn, entered my Netflix credentials, have installed the MPG2 key on RaspBMC, and have added the ...
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omxplayer: Wrong video definition and video speed

I have successfully managed to stream a video from a linux server to my rasp using multicast: linux-server avconv -i video.mov -c:v libx264 -f mpegts udp://224.0.0.100:1234 raspberry-clients ...
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OMXplayer problem from UDP

I'm streaming a video from a linux pc, with avconv: avconv -re -i video.mov -c:v libx264 -f mpegts udp://raspIP:1234 And from my rasp I'm trying to view this video omxplayer -i udp://linuxIP:1234 ...
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Error-messages when starting stream via vlc

When I attempt to start a videostream with vlc on may raspberry there are several error-messages and the stream wont start. The following are the errors: [0x2533d8] inhibit interface error: Failed to ...
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What is the most optimum memory split for streaming pi's as security monitors which you will only ssh into?

I have a few model A's and model B's. I've also read about a few options that allow you to configure an arbitrary split apart from the 16, 32, 64, 128 (and 256 for the B). Any insight would be ...
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Can I use the composite video connecor to send video INTO the Raspberry PI?

I am looking to convert video from an analogue surveillance camera (w. BNC connector) into a digital format using a Raspberry PI. I was wondering first if the composite video connector would allow me ...
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What streaming solution for the Picam has the smallest lag?

This post shows how to stream using VLC. It works nice and is simple, but it gives me about a second lag. This post uses GStreamer, and it has 0.3 second lag; I would like less. Is it possible to use ...
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XBMC with VDR as backend over XVDR does not show image (only audio)

On my standard Raspberry Debian image (Linux raspberry 3.6.11+ #538 PREEMPT Fri Aug 30 20:42:08 BST 2013 armv6l GNU/Linux) following the description at http://michael.gorven.za.net/raspberrypi/xbmc I ...
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Recieve raspberry stream in C#

I can recieve a stream from the raspberry using mplayer and netcat. On the raspberry: raspivid -t 999999 -o - | nc [ip address] 5001 On Windows: nc -L -p 5001 | mplayer -fps 31 -cache 1024 - So ...
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Youtube TV Client

Youtube TV is a simplified version of Youtube optimized for HTML5 and big screens. The videos are served HTML5-compiant (no Flash needed). Is there a way to used the Pi as a youtube TV client, ...
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Is it possible to stream h.264 with RTSP on Raspberry Pi?

i m trying to set up a video conferencing system by using two raspberry pi boards..? how can i stream h.264 protocol over real time streaming protocol via Ethernet connection. which os should I use ...
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xbmc builds for pi can't browse and play videos from UPnP shares

Context/Project I am building a carputer project and have been considering using the pi as it would require little power, is relatively inexpensive and be small enough to be tucked neatly away without ...
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Stream videos wirelessly from PC to Pi to TV?

I have a collection of movies (Please note: Mostly 1080p) on my external hard disk drive. This drive is attached to my PC (Mac). The external hard disk also contains some important work files, hence I ...
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Use Raspberry Pi to stream videos on a TV

I hoped that I could stream videos like YouTube videos with my Raspberry Pi and watch them on my analog TV. Unfortunately there seems to be no way to use Flash with the Raspberry Pi (or only with ...
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What is the best way to capture still time-lapse from logitech C920 on raspberry pi

I'm looking to use a Logitech C920 to capture still images (which I will later sew into a time lapse) Is it possible to use raspi-still to do this? I've read about the streaming solutions and using ...
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Streaming live from the picam

I have tried to install Motion to stream from the cam. So I went to: RASPBERRYPI-IP:8080/8081 but it didn't show me my stream. I have no idea how Motion works and I am curious if this is the best and ...
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how can I stream a video from camera over network in most effective way

I have a raspberry and multiple cameras connected to it, now I want to be able to see the picture in most effective way. Running an xserver on there and using vnc or something to watch the image is ...
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Why can't OMXplayer display streamed movies well?

I am running a comparison on a 720p HD video of running it directly: omxplayer Shame.mkv and off of a vlc server configured like so: new channel1 broadcast enabled setup channel1 input ...
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Show *modified* video from camera on screen

There are many tutorials how to show video from camera on screen (like this one). I need to modify video stream with simple but custom filter. Stream may be low-res, so CPU should have enough juice. ...
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Method to stream Raspbmc media to laptop

I've a standard Raspbmc setup with a media drive connected via USB to the Raspberry Pi. Is there a way to use Raspbmc to serve the media from the drive to laptops on the local network? You can't ...
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Synchronizing video on multiple raspis

I would like to synchronize one feed (ie. this super maly fight scene from Puss and Boots...lets assume I have it on disk and in .h264) across 3 raspis (via a network) each connected to one HD monitor ...
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Stream (or Airplay) between 2 Raspberry Pi's?

I have 2 Raspberry Pi's, 1 is on one side of the apartment, the other is on the other side of the building. The fist is connected via wire, the other via wireless, all - of course - connected to the ...