[FFmpeg-user] Screencast live, is possible?

Paolo Bolzoni paolo.bolzoni.brown at gmail.com
Wed Oct 14 21:37:26 CEST 2015

I missed it... Probably I was looking for "screencast" instead of "streaming."

I'll check it out. Thanks!

On Wed, Oct 14, 2015 at 9:17 PM, Moritz Barsnick <barsnick at gmx.net> wrote:
> Hi Paolo,
> On Wed, Oct 14, 2015 at 19:58:32 +0200, Paolo Bolzoni wrote:
>> I'd like to share a window content (and relative sound) with a far away friend.
>> On the Internet it is plenty of tutorials for offline screencasting,
>> that's is recording and secondly encoding. But I found no material
>> about this variant.
>> Is it possible?
> This is the first Google hit for "ffmpeg streaming", and it even has
> a screencast example right at the top:
> https://trac.ffmpeg.org/wiki/StreamingGuide
> That example is for Windows, others with x11grab (Unix) are further
> below it. You can basically use the screen-capturing capability (input)
> independantly of the streaming capability (output). Do read the whole
> page, there are several possibilities to provide the content.
> Moritz
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