[mythtv] Adaptive streaming.

Jean-Yves Avenard jyavenard at gmail.com
Wed Oct 13 23:24:23 UTC 2010

On 14 October 2010 09:00, James Courtier-Dutton <james.dutton at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi,
> How easy would it be to add support for an adaptive streaming method in myth?
> For an overview of what I mean:
> http://alexzambelli.com/blog/2009/02/10/smooth-streaming-architecture/
> Essentially, the server stores the video in 2 second fragments, making
> it very easy for the client to search based on time code.
> It also makes transcoding to lower rate bitstreams easier because one
> is only having to work with 2 seconds of video each time, so the
> transcoding can be spread over multiple CPU cores more easily.
> DVDs use a similar method to make seeking easier, but they use
> something like 0.6 second fragments (called VOBU)

Not working on your changing channel time improvement anymore?

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