[Icecast] I can't start video streaming
epirat07 at gmail.com
Wed Dec 6 11:24:51 UTC 2017
On 6 Dec 2017, at 8:36, Shigeru Oyama wrote:
> Dear Guys;
> I am very beginner of Icecast, but I already setup several icecast
> with MP3 audio music broadcasting with icecast2 (2.4) and BUTT or ices
> source clients. Those are works well for almost one year already.
> I tried to make video casting with icecast2 (2.4) and VLC media player
> as a
> source client, but icecast never recognize VLC as a source.
> icecast.xml had set just same as I made MP3 stream case;
> <!-- <bind-address>127.0.0.1</bind-address> -->
> at VLC setting, I put icecast2 information, and I select "Video -
> Theora +
> Vorbis (OGG)" as profile.
> Although I started VLC, icecast never recognize sourse client,
> according to
> icecast admin site.
> When I started VLC, I'v got a error message at icecast error.log,
> those are;
> [2017-12-06 15:23:54] INFO fserve/fserve_client_create checking for
> /style.css (/usr/share/icecast2/web/style.css)
This is completely unrelated to any source client. It's not an error
either. (it starts with INFO)
> I'm sorry I can't understand this meaning.
> Dose anybody help letting me know how to start video stream with
> and VLC?
Using VLC as source client for Icecast is very tricky due to several
problems with the shout module in VLC.
> I am not trying to to do difficult things, I just want make video
> Thank you,
> Shigeru Oyama
> Shonan Beach FM
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