Streaming video protocols

When you establish your own hosting video platform, you need to consider the types of the protocols that you will support. All major Media server companies offer a variety of solutions. You most probably will have to offer most of these solutions, depending on your customers’ needs.
This post explains the main protocol methods available and their advantages and disadvantages.
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Red5 init Script for Ubuntu

If you’ve read our Installing and Integrating Red5 with Kaltura CE5 post, you have probably encountered several errors when starting or stopping the Red5 Server.

./red5: 14: .: Can't open /etc/rc.d/init.d/functions
./red5: line 30: success: command not found
./red5: line 30: failure: command not found

The above error messages occur because the Red5 init Script is written for CentOS and not for Ubuntu.

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