Streaming server / YouTube
freebsd at rgbaz.eu
Mon May 25 23:10:29 UTC 2009
On 25 mei 2009, at 19:16, Wojciech Puchar 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?
> somehow i can't understand you
> do you mean installing FreeBSD for this will use less bandwidth?
> about your question - simply use FTP or HTTP for this. This will be
> RIGHT solution, contrary to youtube nonsense that prevents any
> caching or simply
> downloading movie by forcing you to use their flash player.
> fortunately we have /usr/ports/www/youtube_dl :)
without that youtube nonsense there wouldn't be a youtube anymore
it's a copyright agreement not to store the videos on someone's
they even offer their own download options at
More information about the freebsd-questions