Pointers to Quicktime videos in Revlets
richmondmathewson at gmail.com
Fri Dec 25 14:12:58 EST 2009
On 25/12/2009 20:18, Tim Lambert wrote:
> Could anyone point me to a 'How-to' to get QT vids to play from an uploaded revlet? The vids are in the same folder as the uploaded Revlet, but nowr happens.
"Well, unless they are socking-great "memory suckers" I would
be inclined to embed them as one would in a 'normal'
standalone. . ."
too soon, i fear!
Just embedded a movie of my older son "moshing" on his base guitar with
friends and hived-off a revlet:
No joy (mind you, his teenage music doesn't give me exactly 'joy' anyway);
On both Safari 4 and Firefox (Mac PPC) I heard the noise (err . . .
but no picture at all.
Tried a stack with an externally referenced movie:
play "Volumes/HD3/Fixation.mov" at 500,350
nothing doing, even in the stack . . .
however, by choosing a Quicktime Player and setting its Source via the
preference palette the stack 'behaves' . . .
now, let's see what happens if I hive-off a revlet:
Well, well, well . . .
(and this is strictly local - not from a distant server)
revet loads with first frame of the movie (8.7 MB movie) and
control bar; and then I end up with everybody's favourite
spinning ball and the browsers cannot cope.
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