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play an exist video with some bitrate with HLS streamer 2015-09-08 07:30:57 UTC in Nimble Streamer

i want to play an exist video with some bitrate .. i have study document by i didn't catch that how can i run it .
how can i introduce my video file to live steamer and play it by different bitrate

Andrey Gridin 2015-09-08 07:38:06 UTC

Please read this article for detail about streaming adaptive bitrate VoD via HLS:

More details you can find here:

jafari 2015-09-08 07:54:10 UTC

thanks. but it means i have to put some quality of my video for playing?
i just want to put one video and plays it with several bitrate. is that possible?

Andrey Gridin 2015-09-08 08:06:33 UTC

Yes, you need to have several video files with different quality. And then specify this files in ABR HLS settings.

What you are asking about is called Encoding. Nimble does not perform encoding of video files. This is inefficient for the VoD, because it gives very heavy load on the server at the time of streaming. You can use FFMPEG to create files with different quality from one video file. If you worry about disk space on your server, you can use remote HTTP storage for your video files. Please read this article for details:

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