Changes between Version 1 and Version 2 of Ticket #533, comment 1
- 04/06/14 21:32:58 (10 years ago)
v1 v2 1 1 Media files should be prepared for streaming to avoid extra processing overhead. 2 2 3 You 're probablymissed this part of [http://nginx.org/en/docs/http/ngx_http_mp4_module.html the documentation]: 3 You missed this part of [http://nginx.org/en/docs/http/ngx_http_mp4_module.html the documentation]: 4 4 5 5 If the metadata are located at the end of the file, nginx must read the entire file and prepare a new stream so that the metadata come before the media data. This involves some CPU, memory, and disk I/O overhead, so it is a good idea to [http://flash.flowplayer.org/plugins/streaming/pseudostreaming.html#prepare prepare an original file for pseudo-streaming] in advance, rather than having nginx do this on every such request.