Quicktime *.mov video from internet

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Wed Jan 10 11:06:13 GMT 2007


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2007/1/10, Larry Hartman <larryhartman50 at bellsouth.net>:
> If you dont mind please provide the how-to for plugin placement.  The link
> you
> provided loaded, but aborted play.  Just another think to learn and
> overcome.
>
> Thank you
>
> Larry
>
>
> On Tuesday 09 January 2007 22:33, Vayu wrote:
> > Vayu wrote:
> > > There are different versions. I believe I can only play up to version 6
> > > on Linux, whereas for Windows and Mac it's up to 7.something. I think
> > > the newer apple authoring software makes it so that you need the latest
> > > version.
> > >
> > > See if you can play a .mov from another source, this link plays for me
> > > in both Konqueror and Firefox (even though it says it requires version
> > > 7): http://trailers.apple.com/trailers/independent/sweetland/trailer/
> > >
> > > If this doesn't work for you, you might want to try what I did. I
> > > followed the instructions on ubuntuguide.org. I noticed when I went to
> > > the site just now it went to an Edgy page, but I think they have a
> > > Dapper page somewhere if you look for it (if that's what you need).
> >
> > PS.
> >
> > I did spend a bit of time getting the plugins in the right directories.
> > I had to make symlinks from where they were installed to some other
> > directories.
> >
> > Then finally in Konqueror I had to go to a kcontrol type of screen
> > somewhere and tell it to update plugins.
> >
> > If you can't play the above video and can't get it to work after
> > following ubuntuguide, I can look up exactly where I have what.
> >
> > > Larry Hartman wrote:
> > >> Response to my earlier post.  Firefox didn't work for me either....
> > >>
> > >> Just wondering, are there different versions of quicktime video
> > >> streaming out there?  When I loaded a version of quicktime on my wife's
> > >> XP laptop the video lectures didnt play....then I upgraded quicktime to
> > >> the latest version off the web they worked fine.
> > >>
> > >> On Tuesday 09 January 2007 21:02, Larry Hartman wrote:
> > >>> On Tuesday 09 January 2007 20:29, Rich Johnson wrote:
> > >>>> Have you installed w32codecs as explained at
> > >>>> https://help.ubuntu.com/community/RestrictedFormats?
> > >>>>
> > >>>>
> http://www.debian-multimedia.org/pool/main/w/w32codecs/w32codecs_20061
> > >>>>022 -0 .0_i386.deb
> > >>>>
> > >>>> ^^ download and install that file.
> > >>>>
> > >>>> You can install it by clicking on it or right clicking and selecting
> > >>>> install. Or you can open up Konsole (Alt+Space then type konsole and
> > >>>> hit enter, or Alt+F2 then type konsole and hit enter). This should
> fix
> > >>>> your problem.
> > >>>
> > >>> I did this a long time ago, but I just checked and confirmed that the
> > >>> package was the same version.  I also just deinstalled and reinstalled
> > >>> it to no avail.
> > >>>
> > >>> I am assuming that the Quicktime video is DivX compression.  I believe
> > >>> my software is installed correctly as best as I can tell.  Are there
> > >>> any decompression/bitrate/frequency-type settings that I need to be
> > >>> looking for?
> > >>>
> > >>> I am going to check out Firefox, if it works in a Firefox based
> > >>> combination, then I have isolated the problem some.
> > >>>
> > >>> Larry
>
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