Tagged: video on demand

video.js – A free alternative

video.js – A free alternative

In the Tutorial “Setup a simple Video on Demand Server with nginx-rtmp” I used jwplayer as an example Video Player to be used on your Website. There are of course more alternatives like Flowplayer but recently I stumbled upon video.js which is a free HTML5 Video Player which you can use on your website. Video on Demand (mp4,ogg,webm), RTMP and...

Setup a Recorder or Recordings with nginx

The rtmp module for nginx gives you a nearly overwhelming amount of options to configure automatic recordings of your streams. You can setup recorders that can be controlled from outside or just use the normal recording options. For podcasters there is even an option to save the audio track to its own file for later use. First of all, I will...

Setup a simple Video on Demand Server with nginx-rtmp

The nginx server has many useful options to offer and the rtmp-module extends these even further. Today I will quickly explain how to configure your nginx to supply your viewers with a video on demand system. We will be using flv video files (I had problems getting mp4’s to work correctly, but you might have more luck with that) and...