[vlc-devel] can't receive live video stream

Rafaël Carré funman at videolan.org
Sun May 18 12:14:40 CEST 2008

Le Sat, 17 May 2008 19:17:23 -0700 (PDT),
sam daugh <paintedchicken at yahoo.com> a écrit :

> windows machine is remote and has webcam for streaming a live video
> feed. We chose the udp option, display locally, TTL set at 12, using
> open capture device instead of playlists, we entered the exact IP
> address of the receiving computer (which is a fixed address given),
> MPEG T's.

Depending on what your webcam delivers, you may need to transcode also.

> on the receiving machines we have first tried to open network stream
> and clicked 'ok' as the udp was selected already. Nothing. We tried
> various expressions of the address/port in the media resource
> locator. Nothing.

You must use the same settings than on the machine streaming
(i.e. UDP, same IP, same port)

Hope this helps you a bit.

Rafaël Carré
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