Streaming server

Glen Barber glen.j.barber at
Mon May 25 19:26:01 UTC 2009

Hi, Jos

On Mon, May 25, 2009 at 9:41 AM, Jos Chrispijn <jos at> wrote:
> I have some short movies (a la YouTube) that I would like to show as video
> streams. Presenting them by download is messing up my bandwidth (...).
> Can someone tell me if there is a simple solution installing such a stream
> service/server into FreeBDS 7.2?

In ports/multimedia, there are a few tools to do streaming.  I found a
few by doing:

  make search key="streaming"

in the ports directory.  IMHO, streaming versus downloading is more
bandwidth intensive overall.


Glen Barber

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