RTMP Part 9 - RTMP URL
In general, RTMP server accept 2 types of URL connection.
1. Flash player
Open source player such as flowplayer and JW Player use this format
I am referring to flowplayer in this example, but in general, they have the equivalent variables.
Most server requires you to define at least an application name.
For URL, they commonly support format
tag flv, m4v, mp4. So, for flv, it will be
In Wowza VOD example, the RTMP setting for flowplayer will be
2. Single RTMP URL
There are application that requires only single RTMP URL. For example, VLC and rmptdump.exe
The single RTMP URL is
For using rtmpdump to connect to Wowza VOD, the RTMP URL is
Please note that most single RTMP URL treat and information after
application instance as path to the file. For example
These 2 URL is the same. They are referring that sample.mp4 is at the path folder1/folder2/ of the vod/app1.