[Mediawiki-l] Uploading video files

Ekompute .info ekompute at gmail.com
Tue Jun 1 06:43:30 UTC 2010


Hi thanks, I manage to find a free converter from mpg to ogg from Google.

On Tue, Jun 1, 2010 at 2:40 PM, Dave butlerdi <butlerdi at gmail.com> wrote:

> There are several media converters if you google. You can also try
> downloading the Adobe Media Encoder as a 30 trial. I believe this will
> convert formats.
>
> On 1 June 2010 08:32, Ekompute .info <ekompute at gmail.com> wrote:
>
> > 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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