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From: Juliusz Chroboczek <jch@irif.fr>
To: Fabrice Rouillier <fabrice@rouillier.fr>
Cc: Karsten Hahn <public@hahn.ws>, galene@lists.galene.org
Subject: [Galene] Re: Whole meeting as a youtube livestream?
Date: Mon, 01 Jan 2024 02:38:07 +0100	[thread overview]
Message-ID: <87v88d3kao.wl-jch@irif.fr> (raw)
In-Reply-To: <FF6CF27E-325E-42AB-9D27-449D3BD24CA9@rouillier.fr>

>> I was thinking about streaming a complete meeting as a livestream on youtube.

> Just catch the window of your navigator with OBS and you are Done

Right.

Galene does not do any multiplexing: when a meeting consists of multiple
streams, then all of the streams are sent to all participants.

Youtube requires a single stream, so at some point somebody needs to
decode the videos, build a mosaic view, and then recode the videos.  It
cannot be the Galene server, since the server does not do any recoding
(that's what makes it cheap and fast).  The best place is the browser,
which already knows how to decode WebRTC streams.

So rendering in the browser and recoding using OBS seems like a perfectly
fine solution.  Another solution would be to perform the recoding in the
browser itself, but I'm not sure how easy it would be.

Happy new year!

-- Juliusz

  parent reply	other threads:[~2024-01-01  1:38 UTC|newest]

Thread overview: 9+ messages / expand[flat|nested]  mbox.gz  Atom feed  top
2023-12-31 16:38 [Galene] " Karsten Hahn
2023-12-31 17:57 ` [Galene] " Fabrice Rouillier
2023-12-31 19:49   ` Sean DuBois
2024-01-01  1:38   ` Juliusz Chroboczek [this message]
2024-01-01 10:51     ` [Galene] Re: Whole meeting as a youtubelivestream? Karsten Hahn
2024-01-01 11:18     ` [Galene] Re: Whole meeting as a youtube livestream? Tim Panton
2024-01-01 15:53       ` Juliusz Chroboczek
2024-01-01 16:01         ` Tim Panton
2024-01-01 16:17           ` Sean DuBois

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