[Red5] general information needed
david.engelmaier at ixperience.net
Sun May 27 14:00:09 EDT 2007
you are right with what you have written. You do not
need to buy a Flash IDE or Flex Builder 2 in order to create
applications for the Adobe Flash
Runtime, you can you open source technologies, consider looking at
http://osflash.org/ , http://flex.org/ and http://www.openlaszlo.org/
concerning the SharedObject
and other Flash related issues you can check
Evgeniy Strokin wrote:
> I found Red5 quiet fascinating. But I couldn't get the whole picture
> of how it works. I read tutorials. I have good Java skills, and almost
> no Flesh or ActionScript knowledge.
> As far as I understood there are several things which Red5 can do:
> 1. it implements real time messaging protocol (RTMP) so it can stream
> video/audio, which is probably the main purpose of the Red5
> 2. it works with shared objects (SO)
> Client of Red5 is meant to be a Flesh Player and nothing else can be
> as for now.
> Red5 can be compiled to JAR and be added to my own WAR, or can be WAR
> by itself and I can add my code to it.
> For streaming video/audio to both ways (from server and from client)
> everything is ready, all I need is to change existing Flesh clients to
> fit my custom needs or create a new one. Probably I should add few
> things to Java/Server side to complete my custom requirements.
> Please correct me or add more info for those statements.
> Also, I have few general questions:
> Flesh is a commercial product. I don't have any Flesh IDE. How can I
> create clients for Red5? Should I buy something from Adobe in order to
> create clients for Red5? Or there are some open source or free
> products? What is the best?
> I cannot find any information of how SO works. What purpose it serves.
> Could you explain please, or point me to some documentation?
> Thank you,
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> Red5 at osflash.org
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