By default, all Red5 Pro recorded streams produce FLVs and HLS files.
The HLS recordings create, in
streamname.m3u8 file and a number of
streamname_#.ts files. In addition, if you are copying up to a storage bucket, then in the
live directory, there will be a
streamname sub-directory which contains the
If you are using cloudstorage, you can subscribe directly to the URL of the
m3u8 file with the Safari browser or with a tool like VLC.
To list the HLS recordings on the
playback.jsp page of the server distribution, append the URL with
(feature available with Red5 Pro server release 5.6.0)
Append recording for HLS is achieved with post-processing, using the
FFmpeg. If you wish to use the
append record type with HLS recordings, you will need to configure the following:
hlsconfig.xml, set the post-processor mode to
<property name="postProcessMode" value="1"/>
- Configure the
OrientationPostProcessorper the Converting FLV files to MP4 via Post Processing document.
The above configurations and post-processing are also necessary if you want HLS recordings of a mobile stream (via the Red5 Pro Mobile SDK) that uses rotation during the broadcast.