— React-Native Programmierer . Patrick Tresp

Getting those HTML5-Videos running // correct MIME-Types on Server

During a Projekt, i was wondering, why local use of HTML5 Videos was running, but online it failed.

It turned out, that the MIME-Types for .ogg or .webm were not correctly set. The Server served them as plain text-files.

To get the Server to add correct headers to the files, it is helpful to add those lines in your .htacess .

Not all of them are always neccessary.

AddType video/ogg .ogm 
AddType video/ogg .ogv 
AddType video/ogg .ogg 
AddType video/webm .webm 
AddType audio/webm .weba
AddType video/mp4 .mp4 
AddType video/x-m4v .m4v

Sometimes it’s that easy

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