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Re: [videoblogging] formats

By Adrian Miles | Adrian Miles <adrian.miles@...> | adrianlmiles
July 1, 2004 | Post #239 | Topic #140

On 28/06/2004, at 1:06 AM, David Wolf wrote: > As a possible solution to the bandwidth issue, how about using RSS or > some other flavour of XML (hey, just another SMIL file would work > well!) to organise which files you do and don't want linked to by > everyone else. Say a "recent" database of recently created pieces or > an "excerpts" database with much smaller preview videos. We could all > link to these files in the same way that we subscribe to RSS feeds > from weblogs or news services. The actual larger files could be > linked from these in the same way as "click to continue" or "read > more" works with text. > > Doesn't need to be too high tech, we can copy a lot from the way > weblogs work :-) I was thinking of the same thing. you could write a custom rss feed for the quicktime and then have an aggregation page that loads these rss feeds. should be pretty straight forward, another thing i'd like to have a go it if someone hasn't done it already. cheers Adrian Miles ................................................................. hypertext.rmit || hypertext.rmit.edu.au/adrian interactive networked video || hypertext.rmit.edu.au/vog research blog || hypertext.rmit.edu.au/vog/vlog/