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Embeds QuickTime files in a TWiki page


This is a plugin that you can use to embed QuickTime files in TWiki pages.

Syntax Rules

%EMBEDQT{filename="string" width="number" height="number"}%

EmbedQTPlugin Global Settings

Plugin settings are stored as preferences variables. To reference a plugin setting write %<plugin>_<setting>%, for example, %EMBEDQTPLUGIN_SHORTDESCRIPTION%

  • One line description, shown in the TextFormattingRules topic:
    • Set SHORTDESCRIPTION = Embeds QuickTime files in a TWiki page

  • Debug plugin: (See output in data/debug.txt)
    • Set DEBUG = 0

Plugin Installation Instructions

Note: You do not need to install anything on the browser to use this plugin. The following instructions are for the adminis trator who installs the plugin on the TWiki server.

  • For an automated installation, run the configure script and follow "Find More Extensions"
in the in the Extensions section.

  • Or, follow these manual installation steps:
    • Download the ZIP file from the Plugins home (see below).
    • Unzip EmbedQTPlugin.zip in your twiki installation directory. Content:
      File: Description:
      data/TWiki/EmbedQTPlugin.txt Plugin topic
      lib/TWiki/Plugins/EmbedQTPlugin.pm Plugin Perl module
      pub/TWiki/EmbedQTPlugin/sample.mov Plugin sample movie
    • Set the ownership of the extracted directories and files to the webserver user.

  • Plugin configuration and testing:
    • Run the configure script and enable the plugin in the Plugins section.
    • Test if the installation was successful:
      • A small QuickTime movie below:

%EMBEDQT{filename="http://twiki.org/p/pub/Plugins/EmbedQTPlugin/sample.mov" width="80" height="60"}%

Plugin Info

Plugin Author: TWiki:Main.DonnyKurniawan
Copyright: © 2003 TWiki:Main.DonnyKurniawan
© 2008-2011 TWiki:TWiki.TWikiContributor
License: GPL (GNU General Public License)
Plugin Version: 2011-03-12
Change History:  
2011-03-12: TWikibug:Item6638: XHTML fixes; doc fixes; changing TWIKIWEB to SYSTEMWEB -- TWiki:Main.PeterThoeny
2003-08-06: Initial version
CPAN Dependencies: none
Other Dependencies: none
Perl Version: 5.005
Plugin Home: http://TWiki.org/cgi-bin/view/Plugins/EmbedQTPlugin
Feedback: http://TWiki.org/cgi-bin/view/Plugins/EmbedQTPluginDev
Appraisal: http://TWiki.org/cgi-bin/view/Plugins/EmbedQTPluginAppraisal

Related Topics: TWikiPreferences, TWikiPlugins

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