[K12OSN] Streaming video

Brian Chivers brian at portsmouth-college.ac.uk
Mon Jan 26 19:45:45 UTC 2009

Gavin Spurgeon wrote:
>> I've looked @ VLC and have it sort of working but the embedding into a page is causing problems. I 
>> don't really want them to have to download the whole program before it starts as happens if you just 
>> embed the file into a webpage.
> You might want to look @ something like http://flowplayer.org/
> It is basically the same type of technology used by YouTube and the
> like..
> Lets you have the Files on your www server and then just uses flash to
> stream them to the client...
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That was my line of thought but I couldn't get the files to convert very 
well to flash video that will run full screen on a 42" TFT .  If anyone 
has managed this with ffmpeg I'd be VERY please to hear about it :-)


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