WMV in Rev?

Richard Gaskin ambassador at fourthworld.com
Fri Jan 18 23:37:21 EST 2008

Jim Sims wrote:

> On Jan 19, 2008, at 5:17 AM, Richard Gaskin wrote: 
>> I've been trying to play WMV files in Rev, but I get crashes in  
>> both Vista and XP.
>> I have QT installed, so the first line of my app's initialization  
>> is "set the dontUseQT to true".  Then I have a button that lets me  
>> point to a movie, I set the filename of the player, and the movie  
>> appears to load -- but then a hand and a crash.
>> What am I not doing? 
> What version of Rev are you using?
> WMV play on rev 2.6.1
> WMV with Rev 2.8.1 seems to be broken, but it seems to be fixed in 2.9

Ah, that's it: I'm using v2.8.1, since this has to ship.

Well, looks like I'll be shipping with a beta tonight....

  Richard Gaskin
  Managing Editor, revJournal
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