HTTP-based protocol for video streaming. Astra receives continuous stream from the server in HTTP response.
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 starting receive content from the server. By default
debug - log response headers. Debug should also be enabled in the log settings
buffer_time=N - specifies the size of the temporary buffer for receiving stream and synchronizing the bitrate. Astra downloads stream data to the buffer at maximum speed, then sends data evenly for processing
no_sync - is a short option for
buffer_time=0 turns synchronization off and downloads stream data without any limits
To set up HTTP MPEG-TS input in Astra, just write your source address to the Input field.