Re: [videoblogging] Re: deeplinking considered n/a

On Tue, 29 Jun 2004, alan wrote:
> Quick rant. If you have multiple video formats to support, SMIL is no
> good given how fractured the video market is. Real and QT support SMIL
> but you can't mix the two in a SMIL file, and that doesn't even take
> into account WM. Mpeg4 was supposed to save us but it will be years if
> ever its widespread enough.

I think that mpeg video is supported by all major vendors. At the least,
Real, Winamp, and WMP.

That said, if you export video to *both* Real and WMV, Webjay will do the
work of keeping them sorted out. A user with WMP will get only WMV, a
user with Real will get only Real.

– Lucas