Motion - Support Question 2016x 05x 10x 231619

Cannot add IP camera to motion eye


I have an ELEC IP camera that I want to add to motion eye. I have a url for viewing the stream, and I can get it to work in VLC. rtsp://192.168.x.x:554/h264/ch1/sub/ I have tried to use this url to add the camera in motion eye on my ubuntu server. It adds the camera, but I get only a grey screen with the message "Unable to open video device" I have a raspberry pi 2B running motioneyeOS with its own camera. I can add the IP camera on the pi without any problems, but I would like to set the server up with control over all the streams.

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Motion version: 3.2.12
ffmpeg version: 2.5.10
Libraries: ffmpeg, mysql, postgresql
Server OS: Ubuntu 15.04
-- BryceLunt - 11 May 2016


Topic revision: r1 - 11 May 2016, BryceLunt
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