[videoblogging] The QuickTime Deployment Kit v.2 (was vogroll complaint)

QuickTiming.org has a utility that checks for QuickTime:

http://www.quicktiming.org/downloads/dmgr.php?faction=view_entry&dldid=1

The QuickTime Deployment Kit v.2

This is a set of free cross platform, cross browser files that include
both HTML and QuickTime movies which check for the QuickTime plugin and
QuickTime version before loading a target page.

On Aug 18, 2004, at 10:25 PM, Jay Dedman wrote:

>> I got a complaint about my vBlog today. The page now requests that
>> the
>> QuickTime plugin be installed. The user doesn't want to install
>> additional
>> software and said, why do I need to install QuickTime, the site used
>> to work
>> in Windows Media. He thought he would now need QuickTime to watch the
>> videos, too.
>>
>> It would be nice if the vogroll had a fallback for users who don't
>> have QT
>> installed.
>
> we need to do something about this different codec bullshit.
> why is this such a hassle?
> is there a solution?
>
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