Troubleshoot Live Streaming

Articles

How to fix unaligned video and audio with a server-side sort buffer
Explains how to create and configure a server-side sort buffer to help solve unaligned video and audio in a live application stream.
How to turn on an RTP jitter buffer and packet loss logging (RTP and MPEG-TS)
Describes how to set up a jitter buffer for more even playback of RTP live streams and how to log packet loss for live RTP and MPEG-TS/UDP streams.
How to fix UDP packet loss (MPEG-TS/RTP)
Adjust your Wowza media server configuration to solve packet loss issues with incoming MPEG-TS or RTP streams being delivered over UDP or multicast.
How to fix missing audio (MPEG-TS)
Describes how to configure Wowza media server software to manage unaligned AAC audio packets sent from MPEG-TS-based encoders.
How to fix missing or garbage video (MPEG-TS)
Describes how to configure Wowza media server software to manage unaligned video packets sent from MPEG-TS-based encoders.
How to reconnect to offline streams (Native RTP, MPEG-TS, RTSP/RTP, SHOUTcast/Icecast)
How to configure Wowza Media Server software to monitor the streams and reconnect to offline streams (Native RTP, MPEG-TS, RTSP/RTP, SHOUTcast/Icecast).
How to reduce interference between incoming multicast streams
Describes how to reduce incoming multicast stream conflicts on Linux operating systems that have both IPv4 and IPv6 hosts.
How to reduce delay before video playback starts
Suggestions for reducing the time delay that happens after a client receives a stream and then starts playback.
How to simulate UDP packet loss to test streams (MPEG-TS/RTP)
Simulate UDP packet loss to test Wowza MPEG-TS or RTP live streaming.
How to record incoming streams for debugging purposes (MPEG-TS/RTP)
Describes how to record an incoming MPEG-TS or RTP stream for debugging purposes.