webcam rtsp stream multiple usage

Using the rtsp stream of webcams from multiple apps can make you some headache, i.e.
– WiFi connection bandwidth
– load on cam
– credential sharing

I solved these problems with an rtsp-proxy from

With this proxy, the stream from the cam is only transferred once from the cam to the proxy, independent of the actual apps connecting to the cam via proxy.

To use the proxy on my QNAP NAS (where I use QVR PRO) I wrote a Dockerfile:

On my debian server I built a Docker image and saved it to a tar-file on my nas (

The saved image I then importet on my QNAP-NAS with

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