Questions tagged [streaming-video]

Streaming video often means watching video whilst downloading it from the web (e.g. YouTube); for the RPi it also refers to the process of capturing video data from attached "Raspicams" or USB attached cameras and forwarding it to other computers, either on a LAN or out on the Internet. This tag is to be used for questions about how to stream video to and from the RPi.

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Stream video from camera using ffserver?

I'm trying to stream video from the camera module using ffserver. My server configuration is HTTPPort 8090 HTTPBindAddress 0.0.0.0 MaxHTTPConnections 8 MaxClients 4 MaxBandwidth 1000 CustomLog - #...
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ffmpeg performance degrades over time

I am using a Pi Zero W with the Pi camera (noir) to stream live to Youtube using ffmpeg. The command line I am using is: raspivid -o - -t 0 -h 720 -w 1296 -fps 24 -b 6000000 | ./ffmpeg -ar 44100 -ac ...
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Smoke detection using raspberry pi?

I was interested in making a smoke detection unit which starts taking a video and also sends an SMS once the detector detects smoke; the problem is, which smoke detector should I use? Also, how do I ...
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Does the Raspberry Pi 4 support HDCP?

I could not find a definitive answer anywhere in the specs or on the web. I am looking for a device that will allow me to play Amazon Movies (and those of other platforms) in 4K. Thank you!
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How to control the delay perference of GStreamer OpenMAX H.264 encoder module?

I am trying to build up a streamed network video using Raspberry Pi 3 Model B and a USB camera. After reading this tutorial, I made a working pipeline, but the software H.264 encoder is very CPU ...
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Tunneling Video Over ssh

I am trying to view a live stream from the raspberry pi remotely. I am using motion software to record and stream the video. I am able to view the video locally. I am trying to view it remotely by ...
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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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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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Stream camera input over 5G WiFi to multicast address using FFMpeg

I am trying to stream my Intel RealSense D435 RGB camera input to a multicast address on my network. Please note, video streaming, encoding, is very new to me - I do not understand much, when ...
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Streaming video to a <video> tag

I have the Raspberry camera module, and I try to get the following setup to stream live video to a website: Html code: <video width="640" height="480" controls autoplay> <source src="...
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Live stream to Youtube - sound sync

I have Raspberry pi 3 model b. I stream video and sound (from dedicated camera + usb sound card) to Youtube by command: raspivid -o - -t 0 -vf -hf -fps 30 -b 600000 | ffmpeg -i pipe: -f alsa -ac 1 -i ...
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CM Stream Dual Cameras simultaneously

I'm a beginner user. My goal is to stream low-latency dual cameras to pc, and then record&save the videos. Using the Compute Module & IO Board, I have done this: https://www.raspberrypi.org/...
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How to create audio-video service using Avahi on RPi?

I have a RPi board Model B Version 1.2 running with Raspbian OS. I want to communicate with Apple devices. As I studied about it and have found that it uses Bonjour, which is an implementation of ...
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Realtime streaming video to HTML5 with RaspberryPi, gstreamer

I'm trying to make a live stream from a Raspberry camera available on a HTML5 webpage. Because of combination of factors, I would like to stream it to an outside server pc(Server pc os is window7) ...
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Internet TV streaming fails after 10 seconds with Omxplayer

I'm trying to see a internet television broadcast with my pi and omxplayer. The problem is that it loads the broadcast but after 10 seconds the broadcast will freeze. If I pause and then play again, ...
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Stream and capture video when necessary

Recently I have bought an RaspBerry Pi Model B+ with a camera module and a Wi-Fi USB. It's all working pretty fine and no problems untill now. I'm using GStreamer to stream my video. But I also have ...
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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 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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Full HD playback on RPi4 with hardware acceleration

I am the owner of Raspberry Pi 4B with 2GB RAM and latest Raspbian OS. I already did some basic testing with HTML5 FullHD video or with Youtube and 1080p video, but playback is jerky and definitely ...
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Can't stream video

I have a Pi 3 model B Rev 1.2 and I would like to use it as a surveillance camera server. There seems to be no stream at all. I don't know if the cam isn't working (it works on my ubuntu workstation) ...
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RPI 4 - ffmpeg - how to get hardware h.264 decoding to work?

I have had good success on the RPi 3 using ffmpeg to decode h.264 streams from various Ethernet video sources. However, on the RPi 4, when I include the -c:v h264_mmal directive, it appears to ...
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Broadcast camera feed to network using Raspberry Pi 4 with FFMpeg

Good day all So I have to try to stream my Intel Realsense D435 camera to my local network. After reading up on many different sites, tutorials, etc I figured out the following: What can I do with ...
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Stream videos from Raspberry Pi saved on its SD card

I am trying to figure out a way where I can stream the videos saved on Pi's SD card. I do not need live streaming. I only need to stream the videos which will be saved on its SD card. Is this possible?...
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(Pi 3B) CPU Usage turn low while using video record and servo

I am doing a project is using Robot arm to classify package has QR code. Webcam starts streaming and if it scans correct those QR which I set in Python code, the Robot arm picks and places it to other ...
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Keep losing connection while streaming video from Raspberry Pi Zero W camera using Motion or Picamera Python

I have set up my new Raspberry Pi Zero WH with the new Raspbian Buster (recommmended software), avaiable on raspberrypi.org. I have tried the following to real-time stream video over WiFi using SSH ...
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Videocalls/conferencing with the Pi4B 4gb model?

so I'm currently looking for a way to do two way video calls between the pi and an android device but most of the solutions I can find for this are from tutorials or software that is either not ...
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Strange segfault after several hours of running program

I created a program fairly closely related to hello_pi/hello_video.c. And for some reason after several hours of running the program I get these very strange segfaults that I cannot for the life of me ...
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Show/hide preview of Raspivid on runtime

Is there any possibility to hide/show preview of video on runtime? I know there is only signal event handler to pause recording but I don't see possibility to control behaviour of Raspivid via DBus or ...
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Collect video from camera and display it in a navigator

I'm trying to collect live video stream from a camera. The camera output is analogic so I'm using an Analogic to USB converter connected to my Raspberry. I'm looking for a good solution to collect the ...
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Updated 3A+ and now video playback (HDMI) shows 4 screens, Red, Green, Blue, B&W

Updated my 3A+ and now streaming websites like youtube show 4 screens at playback. What could that be? I'm using a 2,4A power source. Before updating was working just fine. Thanks for the help
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uv4l with multiple usb camera

I have 2 usb camera(1,2) and want to stream for each camera. I have used driver = uvc, but when i use default port 8090 for camera1, it works fine. When i explicity stated --server-option='--port=9000'...
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Streaming High Quality Raspi Video To Windows Pc on Same Network

So I am currently building a robot that requires me to have a low latency (>.25s) decently high quality (~720p ~20fps) live video feed that I can stream to a windows pc on the same network. The pc ...
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Live video streaming over bluetooth

I'm currently making a little project, and i need my Raspberry Pi 3b to transmit an USB webcam stream trough Bluetooth to display to an Android smartphone or any other portable device (like another ...
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Is there any way to stream video remotely and display locally simultaneously, and lessen the lag/choppiness?

I am trying to make a infrared headset that can display my usb camera on a local monitor and stream the feed to a hyperlink simultaneously. I want to be able to use my mobile hot spot on my phone so I ...
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How to wrap a H264 stream to a MP4 container

I have successfully streamed an h264 video over the local network with this command. raspivid -o - -t 0 -n -w 1280 -h 720 -vf -vs -fps 30 -b 3500000 | cvlc -vvv stream:///dev/stdin --sout '#rtp{...
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Raspberry pi camera send by 3G usb key

I have a Raspberry pi 3 with a connected EG usb key on it. The communication is established and works well. In an other part, i have configured my Raspberry with a pi-camera. I can see in local ...
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RTSP Webcam stream video+audio

Im trying to stream audio and video using cvlc from a Logitech C920 using RTSP, I have got video to work but not audio. cvlc --sout=#rtp{sdp=rtsp://:8554/} 'v4l2:///dev/video0:chroma=H264:width=1280:...
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How to capture non-fish-eye video with wide angle lens?

We're using this fisheye lens: https://www.amazon.com/SainSmart-Fish-Eye-Camera-Raspberry-Arduino/dp/B00N1YJKFS/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1511631477&sr=8-1&keywords=raspberry+pi+wide When we ...
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Looking for a setup / software solution for Media Playback

Disclaimer: I have a Raspberry B+ My RPi is currently connected to my amplifier (via cinch). I set it up as an Airplay Receiver and it works well for music (mostly Spotify). Now I want to use it as ...
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Streaming HLS from a video4linux2 virtual video device

I'm trying to accomplish a few things at the same time with the raspberry pi camera; create an HLS live stream take regular interval jpg snapshots and save them to disk irregularly record short ...
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Raspberry Pi to decode and encode TV

Is there a way for a Raspberry Pi to decode a TV signal coming through an antenna cable and vice versa: encode a video signal (from the internet) and display this on a TV with an antenna connection?
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Video streaming crashing after an hour

I would like to use a Raspberry Pi Zero to stream video from the camera. I have WiFi and ssh setup, and all works well. However, it appears that after an hour or so, the Raspberry stops streaming ...
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Streaming video fails to display page

YouTube is one of the top websites to view streaming videos. Oh well. It's not working on my RPi. I have no idea if this question is any relevant to the Raspberry Pi, but I'm asking it anyway. So, ...
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How do I set up live Twitch streaming from RetroArch on a Pi 3?

I have been tinkering with Raspberry Pi's for a few years now and have some experience with installs, command line and using SSH e.t.c... I currently have Pi 3 with Retropie 1.6.3 installed and I can ...
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Video streaming over Bluetooth from RPi3 to android app

I'm building a robot that is controlled using a Android app by sending commands over Bluetooth. I would like to also get a video over bluetooth to my android app from RPi3. My question here is, did ...
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Is it possible to include buttons (that change motion.conf file) in the same page as camera feed is streaming to?

I recently purchased a Raspberry Pi 3 (with camera module) and have successfully gotten it to stream with its IP address. So, I was just wondering: Is it possible (and if so, how?) to integrate ...
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GStreamer STRP for full HD H.264 video

I am trying to implement a Full HD video conferencing solution on a Raspberry Pi 3. As I only need the the latency I just wanted to create one simple pipeline for audio and video. I compiled gstreamer ...
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YouTube Streaming with Raspberry Pi 3

Using the following tutorial to broadcast to YouTube Live. Looks like the stream is working on the Pi end, and even YouTube's account page has a little green light saying that it's receiving data from ...
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Raspberry Pi Camera v2 Setup with Mjpg-Streamer [Fluent settings] Needed

I have been working on installing raspberry pi camera v2 with mjpg-streamer to create a local webcam server. When I use my Microsoft HD 3000 Webcam, it is very fluent. But that uses input_uvc.so. ...
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Movie and TV show streaming solution similar to sites like putlocker

I want to be able to stream any movie or TV show on the raspberry pi much like you can do on sites like watchseries and putlocker. What's the best solution for this with minimum lag and high quality ...