[FFserver-user] live h.264 streaming from wifi camera directly to iPhone

Gudmundur Karlsson gudmundur.karlsson at gmail.com
Wed Jan 4 14:11:32 CET 2012

There's an app for that. I was having the same problem on android.  I found
"IP Cam Viewer  Lite" and it works for me on android. My camera produces an
mjpeg stream (mime-type content
 *multipart/x-mixed-replace*).  The app handles this and various other
There is an iPhone version:
Hope this helps,

On Tue, Jan 3, 2012 at 2:29 PM, Marko Popovich <mpopovich at mobviz.com> wrote:

> Hello,
> I have spent months trying to figure out how to get a standard h.264 WiFi
> home camera to stream its video directly to my iPhone. The more I research
> the more I am finding that although the iPhone has an h.264 hardware
> decoder, it cannot decode the stream coming from my live camera directly (a
> middleman server is needed). Is this true? If so, can FFMPEG offer any
> assistance to get the h.264 stream to go from the camera directly to the
> iPhone?
> Any and all help is very much much appreciated.
> Thank you,
> Marko
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