On Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at 3:16:37 AM UTC-5, Anis wrote:
> We're planning to add very simple video streaming support to our UI, by 
> basically adding a video tag if the file format is right. Now this simple 
> change has hit a pretty annoying wall, as the streaming works neatly in 
> every browser except Safari, because it requires byte range requests from 
> the server.
> I noticed that this is implemented in DSpace7 (
> https://github.com/DSpace/DSpace/pull/1884), but the architectural 
> changes are so big, that I'm not quite sure where the relevant parts would 
> be in the DSpace5 source. So quite simply I'm asking, where should I start 
> looking into, in the source, to backport this to 5?

In XMLUI byte ranges are explicitly disabled in 
around line 68.

I vaguely recall that DSpace did support byte-range requests at one time 
but that it was taken out to fix some other problem.  But my memory may be 

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