[LAD] Floss alternative to red5

Patrick Shirkey pshirkey at boosthardware.com
Thu Feb 28 16:34:31 UTC 2013

On Fri, March 1, 2013 1:04 am, Jeremy Jongepier wrote:
> On 02/28/2013 12:28 PM, Patrick Shirkey wrote:
>> On Thu, February 28, 2013 8:16 pm, APO33 wrote:
>>> Hi Jonathan, Jeremy, Patrick,
>>> We are testing a lot webRTC of course! it's seems one of the main
>>> amazing AV web developpement because of html5 being such easy and
>>> great, should we say futur standard or is it already one?
> It's still a draft.
>>> Also do you think html5 and the work of access local and display could
>>> be implemented without webRTC with getUserMedia(, createObjectURL? and
>>> for example only use the audio...
> No idea, should be possible I guess.
>   I am watching the conference at the
>>> moment, mayeb she have the answer?!!
>>> I am wondering if we could also combined gstreamer+html5 (or other
>>> audio good floss software) on a server...
>> Yes it is possible t use gstreamer or icecast, shoutcast.
>>> So for you webRTC is THE solution for AV web based project alternative
>>> to red5 and flash?
> For me it is. At work we're already using it in pilots with clients
> (videocalling) and so far it works better than any Flash-based solution.
>> It's the open standard which is being promoted by Google, Apple,
>> Mozilla,
>> etc... You can feel confident that it will not be a waste of your time
>> to
>> build with it.
> Afaik Apple is not involved. Besides, they would want H264 as the
> standard videocodec, not VP8.


Bah they all look the same these days anyway ;-)

Patrick Shirkey
Boost Hardware Ltd

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