Missing FAL support for byte-range requests
This issue occurs when serving video files from a non publicly accessible FileStorage.
\TYPO3\CMS\Core\Resource\ResourceStorage::getPublicUrl() will generate an URL like this:
When serving video files via a publicly accessible FileStorage the FAL can use "normal" URL, e.g.:
iOS devices will check if the server supports byte-range requests when downloading/streaming video files, please have look into the documentation:
Normal Web-Servers (like Apache and nginx) usually don't have any issues with byte-range requests.
Unfortunately the FAL can't handle byte-range requests.
I'll suggest that this feature/bug will be handled in
I'm not sure if this is the proper place for that.
I could reconstruct this issue in TYPO3 CMS 8 and 9 (other versions haven't been tested yet).
Updated by Frans Saris over 2 years ago
Would be great if you could bring this to the core.
For the extension fal_securedownload we added this ourselves for now, see https://github.com/beechit/fal_securedownload/blob/5de03db72df85cb78574efe6c823876d2c4539cf/Classes/Hooks/FileDumpHook.php#L193