Problem with HTTP video stream

by fortold » Mon, 13 Apr 2009 12:12:37 GMT


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 Did anyone try HTTP video streaming on the emulator?

I used the api example provided with the SDK (android-sdk-
windows-1.1_r1\samples\ApiDemos\src\com\example\android\apis\media)

I changed the path to something like " http://foo.com/bar.3gp" ; however
all I get is a meaningless error message:
"Prepare failed: status=0xffffffff "

Since the example is provided by the SDK itself, I count the code as a
correct one.

Thus I got tho questions:

1) Can the emulator play video files?
2) If it can, what are the restrictions? (file types, frame rates
etc...)

Any help will be appreciated.

Thanks in advance

fortold

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