Review these specifications for live stream encoders compatible with Media Services Live for HLS.
This table shows the MIME types for HTTP Live Streaming.
|File Extension||MIME Type||Description|
|.m3u8||application/vnd.apple.mpegurl||playlist file that contains a path to a media file or directory of media files and meta information about the playlist|
|.ts||video/mp2t||video stream file|
|.m4s||video/iso.segment or video/mp4||fragmented media segment|
|.m4a||audio/mp4||audio file encoded with advanced audio coding|
|.m4v||video/mp4||video container format|
|.mp4||video/mp4||video segment or media initialization segment|
Refer to the Apple Developers page for additional details on HLS playback on iOS-based devices.
Note: Media Services Live for HLS does not honor live encoders’
HTTP DELETErequests. While Media Services servers will return a 200 HTTP status code, the content is not actually deleted as requested.