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#1 wp.rauchholz OFFLINE  

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Posted 19 May 2019 - 09:30 AM

I run latest emby-server on a CENTOS 7 home server

I access the server from my CENTOS 7 laptop.

I can stream live TV from my iphone, but not from my CENTOS laptop.

 

I see the error message:

Program data path: /var/lib/emby
    Application directory: /opt/emby-server/system
    System.Exception: System.Exception: No video encoder found for 'vp8'
    
    
    >>>>>>  FindVideoDecoder - MediaType: h264, Mode: 2
    Info    FindVideoDecoder - Checking: 'VAAPI HD Graphics 530 - H.264 (AVC)' (Priority: 100)
    Info    FindVideoDecoder - Check successful - selecting 'VAAPI HD Graphics 530 - H.264 (AVC)'
    
    >>>>>>  FindVideoEncoder - Media: vp8, UseHardwareCodecs: True, Mode: 2

 

 

Which program do I need to install to get the missing encoder?

 

Thanks, Wolfgang

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Posted 20 May 2019 - 12:35 PM

Hi, this is firefox, right? On Linux it does not ship with h264 support so we transcode to vp8, however it looks like our CentOS ffmpeg build is missing this encoder. We are resolving this for the next release.

 

In the meantime you could use a different browser such as Chrome, or install h264 support into your browser. The instructions on how to do that will vary per distro, but this might help:

https://support.mozi...-plugin-firefox



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Posted 20 May 2019 - 12:51 PM

That fixed it.

Thank you

 

Wolfgang



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Posted 20 May 2019 - 12:54 PM

What did you do? Switch browsers or install the firefox plugin?



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Posted 21 May 2019 - 02:13 AM

I installed the firefox plugin.

 

Regards, Wolfgang



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Posted 21 May 2019 - 02:22 AM

Thanks for the feedback.






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