[vlc-devel] Broken Amazon S3 Streaming
fenrir at elivagar.org
Mon Jun 18 20:36:43 CEST 2012
On Mon, Jun 18, 2012 at 08:30:03PM +0200, Francois Cartegnie wrote:
> Here's an Amazon's CDN reply for its hosted streams:
> HTTP/1.0 200 OK
> x-amz-request-id: 86A37EFDA3FE5D4A
> Date: Sun, 17 Jun 2012 15:48:01 GMT
> Cache-Control: public
> Expires: Sun, 08 Aug 2100 00:00:00 GMT
> Last-Modified: Sun, 17 Jun 2012 03:20:02 GMT
> ETag: "22bd79902b6b53aa5d301dfe0ae1f4e2"
> Accept-Ranges: bytes
> Content-Length: 1317245
> Server: AmazonS3
> Age: 93466
> X-Cache: Hit from cloudfront
> Via: 1.0 e87f79edaf51ca569912b13429de71d2.cloudfront.net (CloudFront)
> Connection: keep-alive
> VLC discards such MP4 stream, that's an old known problem.
> Which is also due to an old Amazon S3 bug.
> As mentioned they recently added the:
> " Accept-Ranges: bytes" (see above)
> as a fix. Custome header then as this one is not part of the HTTP/1.0 spec.
> Annoying, as S3 is a major CDN.
> Can't change things to flag the input as seekable when "Accept-Range" is
> replied ?
The current http access shoud already do this (I have only check master).
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