YouTube Live Streamer

Sergey Radionov (rsatom) Publisher
  • Sergey Radionov (rsatom) Publisher

Install latest/edge of YouTube Live Streamer

Ubuntu 16.04 or later?

Make sure snap support is enabled in your Desktop store.


Install using the command line

sudo snap install youtube-live-streamer --edge

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YouTube Live Streamer is only available on the unstable edge channel. It could break and change often.

Channel Version Published

Stream IP Cam to YouTube Live.

Note: only cams with h264 codec are supported at the moment

Getting started

  1. [RaspberryPi + Raspbian/Raspberry Pi OS] Update snapd to the latest available version according to https://forum.snapcraft.io/t/installing-snap-on-debian
  2. Install snap: sudo snap install youtube-live-streamer --edge
  3. Get stream key in YouTube Studio (https://studio.youtube.com/channel/UC/livestreaming)
  4. Open config file for edit: sudoedit /var/snap/youtube-live-streamer/common/live-streamer.conf
  5. Uncomment youtube-stream-key: "xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx" line by removing # at the beginning and replace xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx-xxxx with your stream key
  6. Restart snap: sudo snap restart youtube-live-streamer

Troubleshooting

Developer website

Contact Sergey Radionov

Details for YouTube Live Streamer

License
GPL-3.0+
Last updated
7 July 2021

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