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Convert ATSC/DVB-T Video to a valid WebRTC input stream

Fun Project!

The plan is to pipe a video source from ATCS/DVB-T directly to WebRTC to allow for browser based streaming of live video from an Antenna.

Does it work? A bit - We have hacked a proof of concept, but need a developer with knowledge of FFMPEG/VLC/WebRTC to make it reliable

How we hacked it together:

1. Open Chromium to a website that allows for WebRTC video streaming

2. Open VLC Media Player in Full Screen reading from the ATSC Input

3. Start FFPMEG to capture X11, and sink it to a v4l2 source (using v4l2loopback)

(ffmpeg -f x11grab -r 30 -s 1280x720 -i :0.0+0,0 -vcodec rawvideo -pix_fmt yuv420p -threads 0 -f v4l2 /dev/video10)

4. Pipe the audio from VLC to the microphone of the browser using pulseaudio

(pacmd move-source-output 3 [url removed, login to view])

How we want to make it stable:

1. Single conversion from ATSC/DVB-T to a WebRTC compatible format that the browser can accept.

2. A method to detect if the ATSC/DVB feed loses audio and try to restart the stream

3. A stable way to do the same for the audio feed

(If using a headless browser is the best option, we are open to it)

Creative solutions are welcome.

Platform requirements:

1. Linux

2. RasberryPi2 is the goal platform (ARM, so some libs may post a challenge)

What we will provide you:

1. Access to an Linux Box (x64), as well as a RasberryPi2 through TeamViewer or SSH/VPN

2. Antennas connected that currently work with Linux for ATSC & DVB-T

3. Discussions with Experienced engineers when needed

You should have experience with:

1. Linux

2. FFMPEG/GStreamer/VLC

3. ATSC/DVB-T

4. WebRTC

Skills: Google Chrome, Javascript, Linux

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About the Employer:
( 1 review ) Kanata, Canada

Project ID: #8971207

1 freelancer is bidding on average $666 for this job

wyattbenno

Hello, This does seem like an interesting project. I would like more details. I have experience with webRTC and Raspberry pi. Regards,, Wyatt

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