[MPlayer-users] Re: RTSP/PNM realaudio LIVE stream capture

nicolas.baly at epfl.ch nicolas.baly at epfl.ch
Wed Oct 19 19:02:25 CEST 2005

> What do you use to play the captured file back ? Mplayer or RealPlayer ?
> Captured RTSP live stream will not play back through Realplayer because of
> the timestamp in the stream packets does not start at zero. They usually
> playback through Mplayer.
> From: Bryan Alton <balton at eircom.net>

That's exactly what I've noticed, thank you to confirm it!!

> > rtsp://livestreams.omroep.nl/live/vpro/vpro3voor12radiocentral.rm
> > rtsp://livestreams.omroep.nl/broadcast/rnw1.rm
> > rtsp://
> All these work ok here. I capture using mplayer -dumpstream -dumpfile xxx and
> play then using mplayer. I have dev-CVS-051015-22:00-3.3.3. realplayer 10
> can't play it, but who cares...
> From: Tom?? Janou?ek <tomi at nomi.cz>

Ok, but is there still a way to make them play on RealPlayer?

By the way, I still can't capture this realaudio PNM LIVE stream:

I get this error message:

Playing pnm://
Connecting to server[]:7070 ...
PNM:// fd=3
Cache size set to 64 KBytes
Connected to server:
Cache fill:  0.00% (0 bytes)
input_pnm: got message from server while reading stream:
You need to obtain a new player to play this clip. Please point your web browser
to http://www.real.com and download the latest RealPlayer from RealNetworks.
Once you have installed it you should try this clip again.
Cache fill:  0.00% (0 bytes)
Exiting... (End of file)



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