Motion - Support Question 2012x 08x 22x 080153

Can I send a RAW video stream (YUV or YUYV)?

Question

Hey guys! Thank you so much for such an awesome piece of software. I have one question... I want to know if I can somehow modify the code (or motion configuration file) so I would be able to send a RAW video stream (in YUV or YUYV format) instead of the MJPEG format that motion uses by default. I am working on a small project where bandwidth is not an issue, and it would be ideal to send a RAW video stream to reduce the CPU usage needed to encode the video into MJPEG (I am using a Raspberry Pi). Thank you very much for your help!

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Environment

Motion version: 3.2.12
ffmpeg version:  
Libraries: ffmpeg, mysql, postgresql
Server OS:  
-- EthanMiller - 22 Aug 2012

Answer

Topic revision: r1 - 22 Aug 2012, EthanMiller
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