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Re: [vox-tech] Broadcasting video over a network
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Re: [vox-tech] Broadcasting video over a network

Thanks Mark,

But doing a security system, was my example (to avoid all the "secret"
details of my master plan).  But it essentially represents what I want to
do.  I need to use standard video equipment, and broadcast it over my
network, and view it on my PC

----- Original Message -----
From: "Mark K. Kim" <markslist@cbreak.org>
To: "Vox-Tech@Lists.Mother.Com" <vox-tech@franz.mother.com>
Sent: Tuesday, August 28, 2001 7:57 PM
Subject: Re: [vox-tech] Broadcasting video over a network

> If you can get a Linux4Video supported frame grabber or TV capture card, I
> think you can just use the free versions of RealProducer and RealPlayer.
> Unfortunately I've been having some hard time getting RealProducer to work
> under Linux, though... but I'm working mostly with static audio stuff, not
> live video, so the situation may be different for you.
> Alternatively, you can just use one of those remote cameras like the one
> featured here:
> (watch out for the text wrap in the URL).  You can then plug in the
> receiver to any of your video devices, like a VCR or a TV capture card
> anywhere in the house (if it's powerful enough :)
> -Mark (Still in Japan, haven't purchased any Japanese Linux distro yet...)
> On Tue, 28 Aug 2001, Jay Strauss wrote:
> > Anyone have an idea how I could broadcast video to my desk top over my
> > network?
> >
> > For example:
> >
> > I mount a video camera outside my door and watch it from my computer.
> >
> > I don't want store the video and download it, I just want to broadcast
> > closed circuit TV) on my home network, and any computer could then see
> > door.
> >
> > Ideally, I could use off the shelf, open source stuff and bolt it
> >
> > Jay
> >
> > Jay Strauss
> > jjstrauss@yahoo.com
> >
> >
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> Mark K. Kim
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