I read about this issue on some random forum and it appeared
to get an acknowledgement from Adobe. I didn't find anything about
it when I searched here, so I thought I should document it here. I
will also report this as a bug.
There appears to be some problem related to opening FLVs
using NetStream (at least via AS2). I have a Flash app that works
fine as a projector. However, when used inside an AIR HTML
framework, playing an FLV (referenced relatively) causes a
I have worked around the issue by:
- Using a SWF (instead of an HTML file) as the "content" in
my application descriptor file. Or,
- Using an absolute path with a "file://" protocol instead of
Clearly these workarounds may have undesirable side-effects,
so it is something that needs to be fixed.
I have not yet tried an AS3 SWF to see if that helps.