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SourceBuffer.appendStream()

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The appendStream() method of the SourceBuffer interface appends media segment data from a ReadableStream object to the SourceBuffer.

Syntax

sourceBuffer.appendStream(stream, maxSize);

Parameters

stream
The ReadableStream that is the source of the media segment data you want to append to the SourceBuffer.
maxSize
An unsigned long value indicating the maximum number of bytes that can be appended in this operation.

Returns

Void.

Errors

None.

Example

TBD.

Specifications

Specification Status Comment
Media Source Extensions
The definition of 'appendStream()' in that specification.
Candidate Recommendation Initial definition.

Browser compatibility

Feature Chrome Firefox (Gecko) Internet Explorer Opera Safari (WebKit)
Basic support ? Not supported ? ? ?
Feature Android Firefox Mobile (Gecko) Firefox OS (Gecko) IE Phone Opera Mobile Safari Mobile
Basic support ?

Not supported

Not supported ? ? Not supported

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