[FFmpeg-user] Most stable protocol to use with FFmpeg

Reuben Martin reuben.m at gmail.com
Tue Sep 13 03:43:16 EEST 2016

On Monday, September 12, 2016 7:01:20 PM CDT admin at cyberwifi.es wrote:
> Hello.
> I have posted in many forums but have never got a response.
> Is there a input protocol that is more stable for uptime with FFmpeg?
> At the moment I have this set up
> DVB cards / Astra Cesbo = output = udp:// / Xtreamcodes
> software U/ add URL = udp://   and then FFmpeg does the
> transcoding x264
> Sometimes my streams restart during the day maybe 3 or 4 times
> What`s  the best input protocol to use with FFmpeg for stability and uptime.

Nobody can really answer that question. You haven’t provided any info on how 
the system is designed, what the environment is, settings used, or even if the 
failure is from ffmpeg itself or the input stream. Futhermore, simply changing 
the protocol is unlikely to fix your problem.


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