[FFmpeg-user] HTTP input file seeking
barsnick at gmx.net
Mon May 25 12:57:58 EEST 2020
On Thu, May 21, 2020 at 10:55:39 -0400, Jimmy wrote:
> Does ffmpeg have the capability to handle an HTTP input file as seekable?
Yes, it does.
> I was hopeful that it would support something like RFC7233
> <https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc7233> but it appears to treat it like
Only under certain circumstances will ffmpeg refuse to make it
seekable, and treat it as a stream.
What did you try, what was the result? Have you tried using the
protocol's input option "seekable", and setting that to "1"?
> Hopefully my webserver is missing a needed capability.
It needs to advertise "Accept-Ranges".
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