camserv-relay - program to start a camserv relay host
camserv-relay <port> <camserv IP> <camservport>
This manual page documents briefly the camserv-relay command. This
manual page was written for the Debian distribution because the
original program does not have a manual page.
camserv-relay is a program which relays a camserv video stream for load
balancing purposes. This connects as a client to a camserv streaming
video server, and then acts as a camserv server, streaming the same
data to clients. Useful when the computer doing the streaming has
insufficient CPU, I/O, or network bandwidth to stream to the required
number of clients. A tree of camserv relays can handle massive loads.
A summary of options is included below.
<port> The port which will serve the camserv relay on the localhost.
The IP address of the camserv server to connect to.
The port at which the camserv server is running. The camserv-
relay will connect to this port at the IP address given by
The programs are documented fully by the information provided in
/usr/share/doc/camserv, and the information provided by the upstream
author at http://cserv.sourceforge.net
This manual page was written by David Grant <firstname.lastname@example.org>, for the
Debian GNU/Linux system (but may be used by others).
February 18, 2003