Pointers to Quicktime videos in Revlets

Tim Lambert tim.lambert at addat.com
Sat Dec 26 13:51:33 EST 2009


Many thanks to all who replied. AlwaysBuffer false and actually putting the full URL now works from my server. I appreciate everone's quick help

Tim


 :
> Hi 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.

That's how I do it. The videos are in the same folder with the revlet, 
then the script references them like this:

set the filename of player 1 to "http://www.domain.com/folder/movie.mov"

I don't use the "file://" syntax, because a revlet is like a local 
stack, and a fully qualified URL is fine as a reference. The "file://" 
designation is only for files you want to retrieve from the user's local 
hard drive, not for those on your server.

Unless it got fixed without my noticing, players in revlets only work 
reliably if the alway


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