AddStream

Creates a new rolling buffer.

You must specify a name for the new rolling buffer. You can also set other values such as the path where the video is stored and the amount of storage to use. If you do not specify these settings the default values set in the rolling buffer configuration file are used instead.

Type: synchronous

Parameter Description Required
MaxFiles The maximum number of files to write in the rolling buffer. The number of files multiplied by the maximum file size gives the total amount of storage. No
MaxFileSizeMB The maximum size in megabytes of a file in the rolling buffer. The number of files multiplied by the maximum size gives the total amount of storage. No
MediaSegmentTemplate A template to use to construct the URL of every media segment in a playlist. The value to use depends on how you have configured the web server that serves video from your rolling buffer. No
Name (Deprecated, use Stream instead). The name for the new rolling buffer (names are case-insensitive). Valid characters are a-z, A-Z, 0-9, underscore (_), plus sign (+), and hyphen (-). Yes
RootPath The path of the directory to contain the files for this rolling buffer. No
Stream The name for the new rolling buffer (names are case-insensitive). Valid characters are a-z, A-Z, 0-9, underscore (_), plus sign (+), and hyphen (-). Yes
VariantSegmentTemplate A template to use to construct the URL of every GetPlaylist action that is produced by HPE Media Server. No

Example

http://localhost:14000/action=AddStream&stream=news
                                       &maxfiles=5
                                       &maxfilesizemb=500

Response

<autnresponse>
  <action>ADDSTREAM</action>
  <response>SUCCESS</response>
  <responsedata></responsedata>
</autnresponse>

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