[mythtv-users] Slightly OT: Modify mythweb flash streaming for an in progress recording (Formula 1)

Raymond Wagner raymond at wagnerrp.com
Wed Apr 6 20:45:28 UTC 2011

On 4/6/2011 16:39, Raymond Norton wrote:
>> David, give "tail -f" a try instead of "cat", something like this:
>> tail -f /path/to/some/in/progress/recording.mpg | ffmpeg -the -right -options
> I have been using ffserver on a different box to get a live stream on my
> IPod (works great) However, i would like to keep everything on one box.
> How would you satisfy the input file for ffmpeg using:
> tail -f /path/to/some/in/progress/recording.mpg | ffmpeg -the -right -options

Perhaps try '-i -' to tell it to read the input from stdin.

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