Motion - Config Option Stream Port

stream_port

  • Type: Integer
  • Range / Valid values: 0 - 65535
  • Default: 0 (disabled)
  • Group: Stream and Webcontrol

TCP port on which motion will listen for incoming connects with its webcam server., TCP port on which motion will listen for incoming connects with its webcam server.

Note that each camera thread must have its own unique port number and it must also be different from the webcontrol_port number.

A good value to select is 8081 for camera 1, 8082 for camera 2, 8083 for camera 3 etc etc.

This must be placed in motion.conf and not in a thread config file
Topic revision: r2 - 07 Aug 2016, KennethLavrsen
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