URLstatus for Players set to remote URLs
scott at tactilemedia.com
Thu Aug 16 16:57:13 EDT 2007
Recently, Sivakatirswami wrote:
> Can players be hooked to libURL such that
> set the filename of player "remoteMovie" to
> would "emulate" a load cmd so that we have access to the URLstatus for
> that player's download?
> Goal: One would like to present a progress bar to users, that could
> poll URLstatus for the
> player's call to a remote URL... after all it would seem that setting
> the player's
> filename to an http ref is the same "animal" as a load url call.
You can do this using Trevor DeVore's EnhancedQT external. He has a sample
link that (I believe) explains how to do what you describe:
This is the same process I use in the jukebox app I mentioned some months
ago: go url "http://www.tactilemedia.com/download/jukebox.rev"
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