I know some of the other "watch Internet video on your TV" services use Windows Media.
TV Tonic and DaveTV for example.
I guess it depends on what kind of content they'll be offering. If they're just inviting a select few net video producers, they can ask for whatever format they want.
On 6/5/06, Joshua Kinberg <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
In the not too distant future I'm sure you'll see mpeg2 used for
On 6/5/06, Bill Streeter <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> Is it possible to ignore him? MPEG2 for web distribution is not the
> best format unless you're burning DVDS.
> Bill Streeter
> LO-FI SAINT LOUIS
> --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, "Casey McKinnon"
> <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote:
> > Just wondering if any other videobloggers have been hassled by a
> > journalist/user named Malcolm Dean about the format of their
> > Although I posted a message here last month asking if Galacticast
> > works on Linux and I got unanimous responses from the group and
> > friends not on the group saying it works fine, this guy is telling
> > we should format our stuff in ancient MPEG2 formats!
> > The thing is; we already have 5 different formats:
> H.264 .mov, .wmv,
> > standard iPod .m4v (which is an MPEG compression), 3gp and YouTube
> > flash. And since I've been told by at least 4 different Linux
> > that it all works fine, this guy SEEMS to be acting like an ass
> about it.
> > Has anyone else had to deal with this guy before?
> > Casey
> > http://www.galacticast.com/
> > --- In email@example.com, "Casey McKinnon"
> > <caseymckinnon@> wrote:
> > >
> > > I just got an e-mail from a guy asking why Galacticast isn't
> > > for all operating systems... apparently he was irate because it
> > > working on Linux. As far as I can tell, if he downloads
> the .wmv file
> > > onto his computer and opens it into his default player (Xine), it
> > > should work...
> > >
> > > Does anyone use Linux and wouldn't mind checking it out for me?
> > > don't want to leave anyone out in the cold just because they
> choose an
> > > alternative to Windows...
> > >
> > > Thanks,
> > > Casey
> > > http://www.galacticast.com/
> > >
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