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Developer(s) Live Networks, Inc.
Written in C++
Operating system Unix, Windows, QNX, Linux
Type Library
License LGPL

LIVE555 Streaming Media[1] is a set of open source (LGPL) C++ libraries for multimedia streaming. The libraries support open standards such as RTP/RTCP and RTSP for streaming, and can also manage video RTP payload formats such as H.264, MPEG, VP8, and DV, and audio RTP payload formats such as MPEG, AAC, AMR, AC-3 and Vorbis. It is used internally by well-known software such as VLC and mplayer.

The software distribution also includes a complete RTSP server application,[2] and a RTSP proxy server.[3]


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