[mythtv-users] HLS Without Transcoding?

Jean-Yves Avenard jyavenard at gmail.com
Wed May 16 15:08:33 UTC 2012

On 16 May 2012 19:54, Jack <list-mythtv-users at jack.org.uk> wrote:
> Hi all,
> Is there any way of using the HLS functionality of the API without
> transcoding the media? I have a 'smart' TV and Blu-ray player in
> separate rooms and these devices are capable of playing any of the
> videos or recordings natively via UPnP. There are only two drawbacks to
> this :-

HLS requires to transcode as HLS only supports mpeg-ts container with
a H264 streams for video, and either a MP3 or a AAC stream for audio.

For what you want to do, you can't use HLS, use another medium (Airplay or UPnP)

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