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Package: opencaster (3.2.2+dfsg-1.1 and others)

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MPEG2 transport stream data generator and packet manipulator

OpenCaster is a collection of tools for Linux system to play out and multiplex MPEG2 transport stream format.


 - MHP, MHEG5, HbbTv and others interactive tv standards object carousel
 - Playout of locally stored, offline encoded audio and video for non-live
   tv and radio stations
 - Multiplexing of input multicasted UDP transport stream to output
   multicasted UDP transport stream
 - VOD system based on mpeg2 transport stream over IP or over DVB for
   walled garden network like hotels with coax or ethernet.
 - DVB-SSU update
 - Data casting
 - IP encapsualtor
 - PSI/SI generator
 - EPG generator

OpenCaster output has been successfully integrated with a long list of dvb products, among them there are products by Cisco/Scientific Atlanta, Ericsson/Tandberg, Dektec, Eurotek, Harmonic/Scopus, MainConcept, Mitan, Screen Service, Adtec, Wellav, Sr-Systems, Deltacast, ... Integration is tested and available on the Avalpa Broadcast Server

OpenCaster has been tested with Rohde & Schwarz DVM100L, Rohde & Schwarz DVM 400, Dektec StreamXpert and a countless number of set top boxes, digital receivers and flat panels

 - PSI generation (PAT, PMT, NIT, SDT, TDT, AIT, TOT, ...)
 - EPG/EIT generation
 - Object and data carousel generation and receivement (MHP, MHEG5, HbbTv,
   DVB-SSU, DSMCC, ...)
 - third party software AC-3, MPEG2 audio, MPEG2 video and H264 video
   encoders support
 - Audio Description generation support
 - IP encapsulation (MPE)
 - CBR transport stream muxing
 - PCR stamping
 - Null packet replacement
 - PID filtering
 - PID remapping
 - Null packet insertion
 - Video buffer verifier
 - PCR timing verifier
 - PES headers analyzer
 - MPEG2 video and MPEG2/AC-3 audio ES header analyzer
 - M2TS file generation from TS file

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Download for all available architectures
Architecture Version Package Size Installed Size Files
alpha (unofficial port) 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1 142.9 kB985.0 kB [list of files]
amd64 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1+b1 134.7 kB968.0 kB [list of files]
arm64 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1+b1 127.6 kB983.0 kB [list of files]
armel 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1+b1 135.2 kB857.0 kB [list of files]
armhf 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1+b1 133.8 kB789.0 kB [list of files]
hppa (unofficial port) 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1 142.3 kB908.0 kB [list of files]
i386 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1+b1 139.5 kB845.0 kB [list of files]
m68k (unofficial port) 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1 120.8 kB928.0 kB [list of files]
mips64el 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1+b1 140.5 kB1,011.0 kB [list of files]
mipsel 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1+b1 144.5 kB897.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64 (unofficial port) 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1+b1 129.4 kB3,976.0 kB [list of files]
ppc64el 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1+b1 131.9 kB3,970.0 kB [list of files]
riscv64 (unofficial port) 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1 130.8 kB870.0 kB [list of files]
s390x 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1+b1 135.0 kB996.0 kB [list of files]
sh4 (unofficial port) 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1 134.9 kB804.0 kB [list of files]
sparc64 (unofficial port) 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1+b1 124.3 kB986.0 kB [list of files]
x32 (unofficial port) 3.2.2+dfsg-1.1 128.2 kB784.0 kB [list of files]