Peng Zhang on September 13th, 2011

Issue: I was developing a Sharepoint webpart that will allow an end user to be able to easily insert videos (flv, f4v, mp4, swf) that are hosted elsewhere. And I encountered this weird issue where all the script and code appears to be good, and yet the video will not start to play when the [...]

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One of the challenges we face as a global organization is that we have to account for a wide spectrum of bandwidths available to our users. On islands of Maldives, Bora Bora and Seychelles, and even at some land-based locations in Thailand, the bandwidth available is fairly low by today’s standards. These low-bandwidth locations roughly [...]

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I have been using FlowPlayer for delivering web video in FLV for the last couple of years. And lately, I have switched from flv to mp4/H.264 videos. As there is the demand for supporting iPad, I started looking at libraries such as MediaElement.js and VideoJS for their support for HTML5 video. And in the past [...]

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Dreamweaver has a “nice” feature that will automatically update the links in all affected files in a site when you restructure(moving files and folders around) your files and folders using it’s file browser panel. In most cases, I find this feature to be extremely useful and saves a great deal of time. But today I [...]

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Peng Zhang on April 29th, 2009

After I updated the Flowplayer plugin, the pages on my site began displaying an error “Warning: Cannot modify header information – headers already sent by (output started at /home/eksuite/public_html/apps/bookclub/wp-content/plugins/word-press-flow-player/flowplayer.php:1135) in /home/eksuite/public_html/apps/bookclub/wp-content/plugins/wp-super-cache/wp-cache-phase2.php on line 43″. The problem was traced to trailing white space in the flowplayer.php file which was then treated as html code by the [...]

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Peng Zhang on March 13th, 2009

I had report that some users are having script errors on a video page. The error message contains something like “An error has occurred in the script on this page. Line: 53, Char: 3, Error: Object required, Code: 0, URL: — yada yada yada”. The error message pops up when the user clicks the browser’s [...]

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