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Opened 12 months ago

Last modified 8 months ago

#12943 new Patch - Feature

mythweb video streaming - add support for webm/ogv live video streaming

Reported by: warpme@… Owned by: stuarta
Priority: minor Milestone: 29.0
Component: Plugin - MythWeb Version: Master Head
Severity: medium Keywords: HTML5 streaming
Cc: Ticket locked: no

Description

Patch adds ability to webm/ogv streaming with flv flash streaming fallback for browsers not supporting HTML5 video tag. Also ability to by-user disabling webm/ogg streaming is added in mythweb settings as some browsers are not playing at all webm live streams (like current Chrome), while other are playing OK but are unstable (Firefox 50.0 randomly stops playback). For such cases user can temorairly disable HTML5 live streaming (and go with old good flv streaming) till quality of browsers improves. NOTE: it requires libvpx and libvorbis compiled within mythic ffmpeg.

Attachments (3)

0026-mythweb-add-HTML5-streaming-support.patch (34.8 KB) - added by warpme@… 12 months ago.
patch
0026-mythweb-add-HTML5-streaming-support-v2.patch (34.9 KB) - added by warpme@… 8 months ago.
Updated patch with disabled teletext decoding
0026-mythweb-add-HTML5-streaming-support-v3.patch (34.9 KB) - added by warpme@… 8 months ago.
V3 patch with improved/corrected content-size heuristics

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Change History (5)

Changed 12 months ago by warpme@…

patch

comment:1 Changed 11 months ago by stuarta

  • Milestone changed from unknown to 29.0

Changed 8 months ago by warpme@…

Updated patch with disabled teletext decoding

comment:2 Changed 8 months ago by warpme@…

Recent Firefox upgrade to 52.0 makes HTML5 streaming perfect for me (thx Mozilla team!!!). No more Firefox issue where playback stops at 10..12min of playback.

Attached patch v3 has improved content-size heuristic and should offer perfect, issue free HTML5 steaming on Mozilla v52+.

(if You will experience issue with "network connection is broken" near end of in-advance download - pls give me PM. I'll further improve content-size heuristics). Happy streaming!

Changed 8 months ago by warpme@…

V3 patch with improved/corrected content-size heuristics

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