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Trying to work out if you upload a live stream if it is routed and just played or if it saves into a folder. So for example if you set up a webcam 24 hours and relay that online if that just broadcasts and you then can configure options to save, otherwise it just plays? It would take up a lot of space if were saving to server so trying to be clear on it. Any help to understand greatly appreciated.

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closed as too broad by ObscureRobot, Bart Arondson, Professor Sparkles May 16 at 23:26

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A little more detailed is needed here to help you with your problem. What are you doing exactly and what do you want to achieve? What software is used? –  Professor Sparkles May 16 at 23:26

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It depends on the configuration and choice of streaming server. You can generally configure stream servers to either record live streams or simply relay them.

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Right so I can safely say I am only relaying the stream at present, thanks. –  cea Feb 8 at 2:41

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