Streaming audio without QT
J. Landman Gay
jacque at hyperactivesw.com
Wed Oct 2 23:59:35 EDT 2013
On 10/2/13 9:26 PM, Jim Lambert wrote:
> Jacque wrote:
>> Is there really no way to play a streaming mp3 without QT?
> Perhaps play it within a browser control?
We may have figured it out. My client is audio-proficient and made
several different mp3 files to test. I'm not sure what wrappers he used
exactly but we found three types that work in Windows without QT, so we
aren't totally stuck after all.
The down side is that mp3 doesn't support cue points (he says) and we
need those. I didn't think LC callbacks depended on the file encoding, I
thought the player would just check its currentTime on its own. But no
messages are being sent, so I must be wrong (does anyone know for sure?)
I could write a script that does the polling, but it seems to me
callbacks should work.
Jacqueline Landman Gay | jacque at hyperactivesw.com
HyperActive Software | http://www.hyperactivesw.com
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