Configuring the mm-stream server

You can create mm-stream instances by providing raw JSON data or making the server read the configuration file named on the command line that started the process.

The configuration defines:

On the command line, you use the -c option followed by an absolute path to the configuration file. In an mm_stream_set_configuration() API call, you must specify the configuration in JSON format. The syntax details for either method are the same and are shown in the subsequent examples.

At startup, mm-stream reads its configuration file and creates one or more instances, based on the file's content.