mjpg-streamer snap

mjpg-streamer

Oliver Grawert (ogra)

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UVC webcam streaming tool

MJPG-streamer takes JPGs from Linux-UVC compatible webcams, filesystem or other input plugins and streams them as M-JPEG via HTTP to webbrowsers, VLC and other software. It is the successor of uvc-streamer, a Linux-UVC streaming application with Pan/Tilt.

This snap ships the input_uvc, input_file, input_http and input_ptp2 as well as the output_file, output_http, output_rtsp, output_udp and output_viewer plugins by default, opencv is currently not supported.

Additionally to the mjpg-streamer command the snap ships a service that can be configured via the /var/snap/mjpg-streamer/current/config file. Set the DAEMON= option in there to "true", then run "snap restart mjpg-streamer" (or reboot the system) to get the mjpg-streamer service up and running.

Please make sure to run "snap connect mjpg-streamer:camera" to allow the app to access /dev/video*.

The source code for this snap can be found at https://github.com/ogra1/mjpg-streamer

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Details for mjpg-streamer

License
GPL-2.0
Last updated
26 August 2018

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Users by distribution (log)

ubuntu 18.04
ubuntu 16.04
ubuntu 19.04
ubuntu 18.10
zorin 12
ubuntu 17.10
ubuntu 19.10
linuxmint 19.2
neon 18.04
zorin 15
ubuntu 17.04
linuxmint 19.1
raspbian 10
debian 10
debian 9
fedora 30
elementary 5.0

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