[theora] Is there something like qt-faststart for theora?

Chris Double chris.double at double.co.nz
Sat Sep 5 23:17:41 PDT 2009

On Sun, Sep 6, 2009 at 6:11 PM, Michael A. Peters<mpeters at mac.com> wrote:
> That certainly helps quite a bit, I was wondering if there is a similar
> type of thing for theora? Theora files I host do not seem to start
> playing until the entire file has finished downloading (FireFox 3.5 via
> video tag and other browsers via cortado).

The video element in Firefox 3.5 should allow playing the file before
it is fully downloaded. It does for me anyway. Do the videos at
http://tinyvid.tv exhibit the behaviour you are seeing with your own
hosted files?


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