HLS or HTTP Live Streaming is an HTTP-based adaptive bitrate video streaming protocol. It is most popular format for streaming over internet (OTT services). Read more about HLS Protocol
http://address http://address:port/path http://login:password@address:port/path#options
This is common HTTP address. Astra supports https as well.
login:password– login and password for HTTP authentication. Supports Basic and Digest authentication methods
address– IPv4 server address or domain name
port– port number. Default: 80 for http and 443 for https
path– the path to the resource. Default: /
ua=Name– custom User-Agent header
timeout=N- timeout for HLS segments loading. By default, timeout depend of the segment duration
debug- log response headers. Also should be turned on debug in the log messages
bandwidth=N- select stream with defined bandwidth. By default, astra select stream with maximal bandwidth value
To set up HLS input in Astra, just write your source address to the Input field.