SopCast Player is a simple, free way to broadcast video and audio or watch the video and listen to radio on the Internet. Adopting P2P(Peer-to-Peer) technology, It is very efficient and easy to use. Let anyone become a broadcaster without the costs of a powerful server and vast bandwidth.
SoP is the abbreviation for Streaming over P2P. Sopcast is a Streaming Direct Broadcasting System based on P2P. The core is the communication protocol produced by Sopcast Team, which is named sop://, or SoP technology.
Install Sopcast 3.2.6 on Ubuntu 14.04 manually
Step 1: Install sp-auth
sudo add-apt-repository ppa:venerix/pkg sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install sp-auth
– Check if sp-auth installed OK. You should get result below
Step 2: Install Sopcast
wget http://sopcast-player.googlecode.com/files/sopcast-player-0.8.5.tar.gz tar -zxvf sopcast-player-0.8.5.tar.gz cd sopcast-player/ make sudo make install
Step 3: Start Sopcast
From Dash, simply type sopcast