Discontinued.. Feel free to use and modify this software. But beware, I am no longer actively maintaining this code.
See remvee.net if you are interested in stuff I am working on now.

Scilla - media server

Scilla answers media file requests and takes conversion parameters for various media converters. Manipulated media files will be cached for future requests. Scilla is designed to take requests using the servlet API. a HttpServlet is included, it maps path-info to a file and passes request parameters to converters.

Features

Please see the TODO file for bugs and future enhancements.

News

Last 15 changelog messages.

Downloads

The following releases are considered to be stable.
scilla-0_9_9.zip
4.XII.2005
  • bug fixes; robustness EXIF and ID3v2 handling
scilla-0_9_8.zip
6.II.2005
  • many bug fixes
scilla-0_9_7.zip
9.X.2003
  • fix possible semaphore leak causing deadlock
  • added read timeouts
  • fix endless loop for corrupt jpeg
scilla-0_9_6.zip
21.IV.2003
  • examples ported to use JSTL
  • added playlist and time tags
  • simplified configuration by using env-entries
  • bugfixes; fd leaks, handling jpeg comments, image content negotiation
  • cleanups..
scilla-0_9_5.zip
28.II.2003
  • Ogg Vorbis support
  • info packages, meta data collection classes
  • experimental taglibs
  • automatic dependency downloading in the build process
  • bugfixes and cleanups
scilla-0_9_4.zip
22.XI.2002
  • servlet handles ranges, for audio/video stream seeking
  • id3v2 support for mp3 audio
  • simple installer, using executable jar file which generates a war file
  • some example enhancements
scilla-0_9_3.zip
23.II.2002
  • no longer depended on tomcat; generate war-file now
  • simplified configuration; executable location no longer absolute and source/ cache directory set with servlet init parameter
  • new playlist servlet
  • added schröfer font demo
  • bug fixes..
scilla-0_9_2.zip
30.XI.2001
  • replaced lame, imagick and ffmpeg converters by external converter
  • configuration revamped
  • logging
  • many example improvements
  • bug fixes..
scilla-0_9_1.zip
12.X.2001
  • conversion error handling
  • added ffmpeg converter
  • bug fixes..
scilla-0_9.zip
28.IX.2001
  • initial release

Development

Source snapshots (December 4 2005) available for downloading:

Documentation

An installation guide is included. The source code is documented using javadoc..

Bug reports etc.

Please send an email to rwvtveer at xs4all.nl if you find a problem not mentioned in TODO. Please include information about the version you are using.