ABYSS

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ABYSS Broadcast Your Stream Successfully

https://vcs.fsf.org/?p=libre-streamer.git&a=summary
Automates some streaming operations and provides feedback for volunteers

Automates most tasks on video and audio streaming.

Besides being a free/libre software, its goals are:

  • Move past command-line based streaming, by automating things.
  • Provide audio/video feedback for the volunteer at the station to monitor the streaming.

Its current features include:

  • Behave slightly differently according to user actions or loss of the feed.
  • GTK+ graphical user interface.
  • Ease to switch between testing mode -- for testing the audio and video chain without broadcasting -- to stream mode, which broadcasts the feeds.
  • In the event of main camera source failure, ABYSS changes the pipeline to fetch the video source from a backup USB webcam and then starts broadcasting again.
  • Each stream is actually recorded locally in three forms to allow easy post-processing: audio-only, raw-video, and audio-video.

Was used during LibrePlanet 2015 and 2016.

ABYSS was previously know as Libre-Streamer.




Licensing

LicenseVerified byVerified onNotes
License:GPLv3orlaterAdfeno Christopher M. Hobbs20 May 2016



Leaders and contributors

Contact(s)Role
David Testé (Soonum)Developer


Resources and communication

Software prerequisites

KindDescription
Required to usePython GTK 3.0 module
Required to usePython Gstreamer 1.0 module
Required to usePython 3.4

This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 23 December 2016.



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