Important: This sample code may not represent best practices for current development. The project may use deprecated symbols and illustrate technologies and techniques that are no longer recommended.
Version 1.0.4, 2009-04-21
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Mac OS 10.4, QuickTime 7
Bring back the glory days of ASCII art with ASCIIMoviePlayer! This sample demonstrates using a MovieDrawingCompleteProc to render a QuickTime movie in the Mac OS X Terminal. Yes, it's true, now you can enjoy the latest QuickTime Movie Trailers without leaving the comfort of the command line. Usage : Launch from the terminal [quicktimeguy:/MacOSX] moof% ASCIIMoviePlayer sillymovie.mov Note that this sample show the usage of legacy QuickTime APIs and while we urge you to enjoy the code as much as possible -- don't use it as the basis for your next HD playback engine.