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[whatwg] Suddenly, ~40% of IE users get HTML5 Theora with no effort

From: Sir Gallantmon <ngompa13@gmail.com>
Date: Sat, 6 Feb 2010 20:49:28 -0600
Message-ID: <8278b1b1002061849s766b5439i1db7e9abbcf47f1f@mail.gmail.com>
It's too bad there is no way to have a Flash player that can do it. Two out
of three is nice, but when the third is the one that is considered
ubiquitous, we have a problem... Already, it is possible to do vorbis,
someone just needs to do theora too...

On Sat, Feb 6, 2010 at 8:12 PM, Kornel Lesinski <kornel at geekhood.net> wrote:

> On Fri, 05 Feb 2010 20:47:35 -0000, David Gerard <dgerard at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
>
>> http://www.atoker.com/blog/2010/02/04/html5-theora-video-codec-for-silverlight/
>>
>> http://arstechnica.com/open-source/news/2010/02/nuanti-brings-html5-and-ogg-theora-video-to-silverlight.ars
>>
>> The 40% is from the blog post at the top.
>>
>
> There's also Cortado Theora player which can work for those who don't have
> Silverlight, but have Java.
>
> I've tested it - it's good enough for small videos (too slow for HD
> unfortunately) and can be used to implement basic <video> interface.
>
> --
> regards, Kornel Lesi?ski
>
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