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Settings file rtsp.auth

This config holds authentication logins and passwords for RTSP streams. If the WCS server fetches a stream from the RTSP server and the stream is authentication protected, these data are used to receive access to this RTSP stream.


rtsp://demo.server:554/cam/realmonitor?channel=1&subtype=0 admin admin

In this example the following login and password are used to access the RTSP stream: login admin, password admin.

Changes in this file require restarting of the server. Dynamic authorization is also supported when login and password are specified in the URL of an RTSP stream, for instance:


You can read more about RTSP server interaction and playing a WebRTC stream in the browser in the Video stream capture via RTSP section.