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Bug 1769 - Addition of Flash files to wiki pages
Addition of Flash files to wiki pages
Status: RESOLVED WONTFIX
Product: Wikimedia
Classification: Unclassified
General/Unknown (Other open bugs)
unspecified
PC All
: Lowest enhancement with 1 vote (vote)
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Assigned To: Nobody - You can work on this!
http://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Flash
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Depends on:
Blocks:
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Reported: 2005-03-28 07:30 UTC by fir0002
Modified: 2011-03-13 18:06 UTC (History)
0 users

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Assignee Huggle Beta Tester: ---


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Description fir0002 2005-03-28 07:30:05 UTC
I think it'd be a great thing if Wikipedia could use the powerful and versatile
SWF format.
Perhaps using it like an [[Image:image.jpg]] would be the way to do it, because
then you could easily show a thumbnail and than move to a larger version
(infinetly larger if drawings are done as vectors).

Anyway, hope to see this feature replace animated gifs (much inferior)

Thanks for your great work.
Peter
Comment 1 Marius 2005-07-08 00:12:45 UTC
I have created a flash extension. It is still in development but it looks pretty
good. Not ready for implementation yet though.
Comment 2 fir0002 2005-07-12 06:20:42 UTC
That's fantastic, thanks!

Comment 3 Brion Vibber 2006-02-22 21:22:07 UTC
Given that this is not a fully open format this is not likely to be supported.

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