[Mediawiki-l] Uploading video files

Ekompute .info ekompute at gmail.com
Tue Jun 1 06:32:58 UTC 2010


Hi Dave, thanks for your response. Problem is the video files are
copyrighted and I am just archiving it for my own usage.

PM Poon


On Tue, Jun 1, 2010 at 2:28 PM, Dave butlerdi <butlerdi at gmail.com> wrote:

> In my experiences I am always better off uploading video to YouTube, Vimeo
> or others and then just using extensions to display them.
>
> On 1 June 2010 08:23, Laurent Savaete <laurent.savaete at googlemail.com
> >wrote:
>
> > You may want to look at the ogghandler extension, it works for sure
> > with free formats like ogg theora, not sure for others though.
> > It's used on wikipedia, so stable enough.
> >
> > Cheers,
> > Laurent
> >
> > On 6/1/10, Ekompute .info <ekompute at gmail.com> wrote:
> > > Hi, I have never uploaded any video files because it is rather big,
> > compared
> > > to video files. Now that I am into unlimited hosting, I just wanted to
> > test
> > > this feature out. I tried to upload a .mpg video file that is about
> > 2.65MB
> > > in size. The uploading was a breeze but how do I display the video? Do
> I
> > > need additional software?
> > >
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