[Live-devel] stream part of a video file

Ross Finlayson finlayson at live555.com
Thu Jan 7 02:40:24 PST 2010

>I'm working on a project based on live555, where we want to enable 
>the user to play a part of the recorded video, for instance for a 60 
>minutes video, the user may choose to play it from 0:20 to 0:40. How 
>can this be accomplished, to only stream the part the user wants to 

This is easy to do.  Look at how the "openRTSP" code implements the
	-s <initial-seek-time>
	-d <duration>
options, e.g.
	openRTSP -s 20 -d 20 rtsp://url

Ross Finlayson
Live Networks, Inc.

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