How it works: video chat without a server

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How it works: video chat without a server

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Overview

rvcamsender TRVCamSender and rvcamreceiver TRVCamReceiver allow sending and receiving video and audio streams, creating a video conference or a video chat.

A sender side: TRVCamSender receives a video from rvcamera TRVCamera component, a sound from rvmicrophone TRVMicrophone component and sends them to the Internet.

A receiver side: TRVCamReceiver receives video and audio from the Internet, from a single or multiple senders. These videos are displayed in TRVCamView or TRVCamMultiview components.

In addition to video and audio data, the components can send files, commands and arbitrary data.

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To create a video chat, you need a sender and a receiver at the both sides.

How the components are linked

The components are linked using VideoSource and AudioSource properties

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