Published on 09-22-2015 12:33 PM
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HTTP Providers are Java classes that are configured on a per-virtual host basis. They are intended to be light-weight HTTP servers that can become a segue into obtaining information from your Wowza Streaming Engine™ or Wowza Media Server™ instance. This article describes how to create an HTTP Provider and includes some examples for various use cases. This article is aimed for developers that are just starting to create Wowza media server modules.
This article describes two methods for requesting a bitmap image of a frame from Wowza Transcoder. For this to work, Wowza Transcoder must be running and actively transcoding the video portion of a stream.
Published on 02-11-2014 04:39 AM
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An HTTP Provider is an extension to the Wowza media server that can be attached to a HostPort definition in [install-dir]/conf/VHost.xml and can be used to return HTTP data quickly from the server by using a web browser or automated tool. The class below is an HTTP Provider that returns detail server information.