Re: [Debconf-team] Website to watch streaming of the DebConf14
On Wed, Jul 30, 2014 at 08:56:36PM -0400, Carl Karsten wrote:
> On Mon, Jul 28, 2014 at 11:45 AM, Eric Dantan Rzewnicki <firstname.lastname@example.org>
> > It's probably worth mentioning that Summit, which we're using this year,
> > built-in support for linking IRC channels and video in-line in the page
> > each session.
> To be clear, do you mean the icecast_url field in summit.schedule.Room ?
My question was to Steve wrt "Summit ... has built-in support ...
in-line". All I've seen so far in Summit is a field to put a URL
Nonetheless, your answer is interesting.
> It is yet another code base. It is both streaming server and django website to
> build a central page of streams that shows images taken from each stream every
> 5 seconds. Plus a bunch of other features like js irc chat on the same page.
> >> You can find the source in https://github.com/timvideos.
> http://timvideos.us/ ; is an instance of it. Currently there is no event
> streaming, and because it dynamicaly builds the main page based on the talk
> schedule, it doesn't look like much.
> If someone wants to make it better let me know and I'll document out how to
> bring up a dev instance with dummy streams.
> from what I've found so far that just displays a link to some external
> place to view the live stream. Valessio is talking about making a nice
> looking page that we could link to from there. It will make it easy for
> viewers to watch directly in their browsers and provide other nice
> stuff. I haven't yet found that kind of functionality in summit. If you
> have, please point me at it.
> > If there are tools other than those currently in place which
> > you would like us to use, perhaps you can do that integration in Summit,
> > we don't accidentally end up with multiple pages with different IRC/video
> > views?
> > https://wiki.debconf.org/wiki/Summit
> I'm getting decently comfortable with the summit code. So, I can likely
> help if we decide to integrate Valessio's work directly into summit.
> Just pointing to his creation from the schedule is probably sufficient,
> though, and less work.