If you’ve recently began to encounter problems with live streaming, chances are it might very well have something to do with your libRTMP file being out of date, as the XBMC software doesn’t seem to have a good version of libRTMP to satisfy the needs of the majority of live streamers out there. While it isn’t that complicated to do this, this is considered to be something for more technologically comfortable XBMC users.
MANUALLY UPDATING LIBRTMP ON XBMC
- FTP Client Software
- libRTMP File (depends on platform)
Step 1: Download the updated libRTMP file for your particular platform.
Step 2: Follow the platform specific instructions below to replace the current file the updated version you downloaded.
|Mac OS X||Replace
|GNU/Linux||Download the patched librtmp source code, compile it with make in the librtmp folder and replace librtmp.so.0 (find it with
Step 3: You’ll now want to enable “Updated libRTMP present” within the addon “Settings” for SuperTV, rtmpGUI+, or whichever other live streaming addon you use.
Congratulations! Your live streaming experience with XBMC should now be maximized. Remember not to eat that entire supersized fry, it’s no good for you.