Configure the Wowza IDE to use Wowza Transcoder

Follow these steps to enable the Wowza IDE to work with Wowza Transcoder in Wowza Streaming Engine™ media server software.

Update the project configuration


  1. In the Eclipse IDE workspace, in the toolbar, click down arrow for the Debug menu and choose Debug Configurations.
  2. Click the Arguments tab.
  3. In the VM arguments box, add a line and copy this to the bottom:
     
    -Dcom.wowza.wms.native.base="win"
  4. Click Apply.
  5. Click the JRE tab.

The runtime JRE should be your 64-bit Java JDK install. If it is, you're done. Otherwise, complete the following steps.

  1. Select Alternate JRE and then click Installed JREs.
  2. Under Installed JREs, click Add.
  3. Select Standard VM, then click Next.
  4. Click Directory, then navigate to your JDK install. For example, on Windows it may look like this:
     
    c:\Program Files (x86)\Java\JDK1.6.0_25
  5. Select the check box next to the new JDK in the list of installed JREs, then click OK, then click Apply.
  6. Restart Wowza Streaming Engine.

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