How to use Eclipse IDE with Wowza Transcoder

Follow these steps to use the Wowza IDE with Wowza Transcoder.

  1. Open the Debug Configurations dialog (click the down-arrow next to bug icon used to launch debugger)
  2. Click the Arguments tab
  3. In the VM Arguments box, add a new line and copy this to the bottom:
  4. Click Apply
  5. Click the JRE tab
  6. You want this to point to your 64bit Java JDK install. If it is already, skip the following steps. Otherwise, select Alternatve JRE radio button, then Installed JREs button.
  7. In the dialog that opens, click Add
  8. Select Standard VM, then Next
  9. Click Directory, then navigate to your JDK install. This will vary. For example, on Windows, it may look something like:
    c:\Program Files (x86)\Java\JDK1.6.0_25
  10. Select the checkbox next to the new JDK in the list of installed JREs, then click OK, then click Apply.
  11. Restart the Wowza media server.

Originally Published: 12-15-2011.

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