We're having a strange issue here. I have an H.264 / AAC stream coming in over UDP that Wowza is producing and RTMP stream for (no transcoding or any other addons). The Application XML is configured only to make it a live stream with no other changes. The stream is just a 2 minute file (4mbps) that's looping over and over again. Java server is latest 1.6.
I've tried playing the stream using both FlowPlayer and JW Player (on separate computers) and Flash crashes in both of them, so I don't think it's an issue with the players. Flash is up to date. Happens in Chrome and IE.
I'm getting a solid 2+ hours of playback which is pretty good but I was hoping to be able to play indefinitely. I'm not sure exactly when it crashes, because I've run the tests overnight.
One thing I noticed is that we were originally looping a 15mbps file over and over, and flash would crash consistently after 30 minutes. Lowering the bitrate seems to have extended it. Perhaps 4mbps is even too high for an RTMP stream? This setup is used on an internal network only so there's no real bandwidth concern here.
Anyone have any ideas here?