[CentOS] [OT] Playing mp4's on centos httpd

Wed Nov 28 00:46:06 UTC 2012
James Pifer <jep at obrien-pifer.com>

On 11/27/2012 7:23 PM, John R Pierce wrote:
> On 11/27/12 4:04 PM, James Pifer wrote:
>> Sorry for the off topic, but hoping someone here can point me in a
>> direction and end my endless googling... I have some mp4 training videos
>> that our users need to be able to download or stream directly to their
>> browser.
>> I have the h.264 module loaded on httpd on centos (using
>> http://swimminginthought.com/streaming-mp4-video-webserver-solved/#).
>> So I think I have most of the infrastructure in place, but I'm not sure
>> how to setup the streaming for all browsers. Do I need to embed some
>> type of player? Like a flash player? Do browsers, Firefox and IE,.
>> already have a player I can make use of?
>> Any help or direction here is appreciated.
> give VLC a try?   It usually plays almost anything.

Thanks, but I need this to be seamless for my users.