[RELEASE] ZoneMinder CCTV Addon

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markhoney Offline
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Post: #16
I'll try to release this for Eden soon, and it'll then appear in the official repo from within XBMC.

Author of the NZ OnDemand and ZoneMinder addons, and caretaker of the pyamf script. Contributor to fanart.tv, TheMovieDB and TheTVDB.
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heavySoul Offline
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Post: #17
Is there a guide you can point me to, in order to install the zoneminder server on an xbmcbuntu installation. Or will I have to do a full Ubuntu installation and run xbmc on top, to get the zoneminder server running.
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skydiver Offline
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Post: #18
I manually installed v. 1.1.1 of the Zoneminder plugin from zip on Ubuntu Eden and it works well. The issue I am having is that when opening a camera stream, the first couple of seconds the image looks great then it gets so pixelated as it streams that the image cannot really be made out.

I am capturing at 5 fps at 640x480 on the Zoneminder server (separate box) and streaming via jpeg. I have ffmpeg enabled as well. Streaming in a browser on a different computer works perfectly and sharp. I have tried several different settings in the plugin from .1k stream to 5M stream wit no real discernible difference

The weird part is that the stream in XBMC starts out very sharp then about after 1-2 seconds it gets pixelated very badly.

Any suggestions as where to look to try to clean up the play back in XMBC?
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skydiver Offline
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Post: #19
Sorry to bump an old thread but any ideas as to how to get better video from the stream?
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yozh Offline
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Post: #20
Hello,

Is there an official plugin for ATV and ATV2 ? Running all latest builds
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cbiggers Offline
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Post: #21
Would this be possible to show RTSP feeds instead of Zoneminder?
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rjjuggalo17 Offline
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Post: #22
(2012-10-08 13:48)markhoney Wrote:  I'll try to release this for Eden soon, and it'll then appear in the official repo from within XBMC.

Hey is there any luck with getting this plugin released for Eden? It would be awesome!
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snoopy86 Offline
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Post: #23
Hi. Does this work on frodo?
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