Through the stream pulling, you can pull the third-party live streaming URL to the live center of Alibaba Cloud for content distribution, and push the stream to the desired node.

  1. Log on to the ApsaraVideo Live console.
  2. Click Domains.
  3. Select the Streaming Domain, and click Stream Settings.

  4. In the left-side navigation pane, click Stream Pulling Settings.
  5. Click Add.

  6. In Stream Pulling Settings, enter streaming pulling setting parameters.

    • Application Name: the name of the application.
      When the Application Name must be the same with the Application Name specified in the ingest URL for the setting to take effect.
      Note Through the live pull-stream, you can pull the third-party live streams to the live center of Alibaba Cloud for content distribution, and push the stream to the desired node.
    • Stream Name: The name of the stream.
    • Source URLs: the third-party streaming URLs, support one-on-one stream pulling. You can also add multiple source URLs.

      • RTMP, HLS, and FLV streaming URLs are supported.
      • The next source URL is accessed automatically when you disconnect from the current live stream.
    • Start Time/End Time: the interval between the start time and the end time must be within 7 days. The end time must be later than the current time.

    After setting the pull-stream, if the third-party streaming URLs have begun to play, you can view the streaming URLs processed in the live center in Stream Management > Ingest Endpoints.

    You can also perform recording and encoding operations, and take snapshots of the pull-streams. The operation is the same as the common stream settings. For more information, see Store live recordings to OSS,Configure snapshots, Configure default encoding, and Configure custom encoding.