Class: shaka.util.MimeUtils

A set of utility functions for dealing with MIME types.

Constructor

new MimeUtils()

A set of utility functions for dealing with MIME types.

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Members

CLOSED_CAPTION_MIMETYPE :string

A mimetype created for CEA closed captions.
Type:
  • string
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EXTENDED_MIME_PARAMETERS_ :Map.<string, string>

A map from Stream object keys to MIME type parameters. These should be ignored by platforms that do not recognize them. This initial set of parameters are all recognized by Chromecast.
Type:
  • Map.<string, string>
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Methods

getCodecBase(codecString) → {string}

Get the base codec from a codec string.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
codecString string
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Returns:
Type
string

getCodecParts_(codecString) → {Array.<string>}

Get the base and profile of a codec string. Where [0] will be the codec base and [1] will be the profile.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
codecString string
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Returns:
Type
Array.<string>

getContainerType(mimeType) → {string}

Takes a full MIME type (with codecs) or basic MIME type (without codecs) and returns a container type string ("mp2t", "mp4", "webm", etc.)
Parameters:
Name Type Description
mimeType string
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Returns:
Type
string

getExtendedType(stream) → {string}

Takes a Stream object and produces an extended MIME type with information beyond the container and codec type, when available.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
stream shaka.extern.Stream
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Returns:
Type
string

getFullType(mimeType, codecsopt) → {string}

Takes a MIME type and optional codecs string and produces the full MIME type.
Parameters:
Name Type Attributes Description
mimeType string
codecs string <optional>
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Returns:
Type
string

splitCodecs(codecs) → {Array.<string>}

Split a list of codecs encoded in a string into a list of codecs.
Parameters:
Name Type Description
codecs string
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Returns:
Type
Array.<string>