[FFmpeg-user] mp4 seeking in flash

John Doe jdmls at yahoo.com
Mon Jan 14 11:54:30 CET 2013

From: Jose Armando <josearmando147 at yahoo.com>

> everything works fine except when the mp4 file is viewed with a flash player. 
> Unfortunately, to seek into a video I must wait until it downloads everything 
> previous to the point  I want to seek. The behaviour I need, is  to jump right 
> to the point  I want and not wait for the preceding video part to download. I 
> searched and found I need to encode to mp4v2 and not isom that I currently do. 
> Can anyone tell me the correct options to do so or point me to the right 
> direction. Any help is much appreciated.

Did you use qt-faststart or any other tool (AtomicParsley...) to relocate the meta to the beginning of the file...?


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