Common Gateway Interface (CGI) With IP Cameras

Who uses this frequently? Who uses this beyond just pulling up an image/stream? I used it not long ago to auto power-down (restart) a PTZ at a particular time at night (In the Schedule area of the settings) to keep it "fresh" for website users because at the end of the day it slowed down.

Possible to come out with an in-depth tutorial on CGI and what it is/does when it comes to IP cameras?

  • When it comes to pulling images/streams should you use RTSP links versus CGI links?
  • What kind of scripting can you do with CGI links?

Web references are pretty weak when it comes to CGI.

On another note, RTSP links, for streaming purposes, vary a lot also.

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