As well as commencing playback, the
NetStream class provides additional control of video. In this recipe, we will add the ability for the user to pause, resume, and restart either an FLV or H.264 video.
From the book's accompanying code bundle, open either
chapter12\recipe3-mp4\recipe.fla and use it as a starting point. The first FLA's document class contains the code written for the Playing local FLV video recipe, while the second FLA contains the code from the Playing local H.264 video recipe.
Two movie clips have been added to the stage. The first has been given an instance name of
blocker. The second has been named
controls and sits in front of
blocker. Both movie clips will ...