Playing music on Bandcamp

Walter Lapchynski wxl at ubuntu.com
Thu Apr 30 23:20:32 UTC 2015


Oddly, that's to be expected? Is there any other output, especially
when you try to use Bandcamp?

On Thu, Apr 30, 2015 at 4:19 PM, אלעד הן <elad2040 at gmail.com> wrote:
> When I run firefox from a terminal it says:
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> (process:2616): GLib-CRITICAL **: g_slice_set_config: assertion
> 'sys_page_size == 0' failed
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> אלעד הן
> נייד: 052-5348554
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> On Thu, Apr 30, 2015 at 10:41 PM, Walter Lapchynski <wxl at ubuntu.com> wrote:
>>
>> Really, any output. There may be an error on starting the program, or it
>> may only be when using Bandcamp.
>>
>> Just make sure you visit the Bandcamp site and try to play. You should be
>> able to install the pastebinit package and do `firefox | pastebinit`, go
>> through the process, exit, and share the resulting URL with us.
>>
>> FYI, | "pipes" the result of the command on its left to the input of the
>> command on the right. pastebinit takes input and sends it to a pastebin
>> service (default is paste.ubuntu.com) and returns the URL of its location.
>>
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>> On Apr 30, 2015 12:09 PM, "אלעד הן" <elad2040 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>
>>> As I said earlier, my intention is *not* to use flash, but to use
>>> bandcamp based on html5, as I do in windows7. This doesn't seem to work for
>>> me with firefox at the moment, but does with chromium.
>>>
>>> I am running firefox 37.02.
>>>
>>> As for running firefox from command line - what output should I look for?
>>> (I'm total noob in linux, if it isn't obvious...)
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>>
>>> אלעד הן
>>> נייד: 052-5348554
>>>
>>> On Thu, Apr 30, 2015 at 9:47 PM, Walter Lapchynski <wxl at ubuntu.com>
>>> wrote:
>>>>
>>>> If you're not using Pepper, I'm disinclined to believe you're using
>>>> Flash at all. Maybe there's something with the HTML5 implementation in
>>>> the Firefox version you're running.
>>>>
>>>> I note that 31 is still available in the repos (in
>>>> trusty-updates/security). Perhaps you might have better luck grabbing
>>>> 37 if you don't already have it.
>>>>
>>>> If that doesn't solve the problem, knowing the exact version
>>>> (apt-cache policy firefox) will be telling.
>>>>
>>>> Running Firefox in the command line might help, too. It may produce
>>>> some telling output.
>>>>
>>>> On Thu, Apr 30, 2015 at 11:40 AM, אלעד הן <elad2040 at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> > Well, I just installed chromium (don't want Chrome) without
>>>> > pepperflash and
>>>> > it runs bandcamp without a problem (and generally seems to run
>>>> > smoother than
>>>> > Firefox). Sadly, it seems the problem is with FireFox, at least in my
>>>> > computer.
>>>> >
>>>> >
>>>> >
>>>> >
>>>> > אלעד הן
>>>> > נייד: 052-5348554
>>>> >
>>>> > On Thu, Apr 30, 2015 at 7:54 PM, Walter Lapchynski <wxl at ubuntu.com>
>>>> > wrote:
>>>> >>
>>>> >> I use Chrome (not Chromium, which does not include Pepper Flash, but
>>>> >> you can get it through the pepperflashplugin-nonfree plugin) and
>>>> >> everything works great with Bandcamp, which has no HTML5 election.
>>>> >> There used to be such a thing, but now I think HTML5 is standard. I
>>>> >> personally recommend Chrome (even though I appreciate Mozilla as an
>>>> >> organization much more than Google, who is non-free regardless of
>>>> >> what
>>>> >> you might think) because it always Just Works™.
>>>> >>
>>>> >> Ignoring Chrom*, though, I've got 14.04 running over here at work
>>>> >> (technically Kubuntu, but should work similarly in terms of
>>>> >> browsers/plugins) and Firefox 37.0.2+build1-0ubuntu0.14.04.1 with
>>>> >> flashplugin-installer 11.2.202.457ubuntu0.14.04.1 and I have no
>>>> >> problem playing stuff off Bandcamp. I don't use Firefox for my daily
>>>> >> driver, so I'm not sure if there are other considerations, but it
>>>> >> seems to work here.
>>>> >>
>>>> >>
>>>> >> On Thu, Apr 30, 2015 at 6:35 AM, John Hupp <lubuntu at prpcompany.com>
>>>> >> wrote:
>>>> >> > For YouTube, you may have to explicitly choose to use HTML5 at
>>>> >> > https://www.youtube.com/html5.  Perhaps Bandcamp has a similar
>>>> >> > election.
>>>> >> >
>>>> >> > If HTML5 is not available and the older Flash plugin in Firefox
>>>> >> > causes
>>>> >> > problems, you could use Chrome, which automatically updates to the
>>>> >> > latest
>>>> >> > version of Flash.
>>>> >> >
>>>> >> > I think there is some workaround that extracts the Chrome Flash and
>>>> >> > wraps it
>>>> >> > up for use in Firefox, but I know little about that.
>>>> >> >
>>>> >> >
>>>> >> > On 4/30/2015 9:08 AM, אלעד הן wrote:
>>>> >> >
>>>> >> > I'm using Firefox. YouTube works fine.
>>>> >> >
>>>> >> > בתאריך 30 באפר 2015 14:31,‏ "Andre Campos Rodovalho"
>>>> >> > <andre.rodovalho at gmail.com> כתב:
>>>> >> >>
>>>> >> >> Did you try using different browsers?
>>>> >> >>
>>>> >> >> AFIAK html5 is working fine for Chrome and Firefox on youtube...
>>>> >> >>
>>>> >> >>
>>>> >> >> 2015-04-30 6:57 GMT-03:00 אלעד הן <elad2040 at gmail.com>:
>>>> >> >>>
>>>> >> >>> Hi all, help needed.
>>>> >> >>>
>>>> >> >>> I'm running Lubuntu 14.04 on a Toshiba nb305.
>>>> >> >>>
>>>> >> >>> I tried to play music through my Bandcamp account and got this
>>>> >> >>> message:
>>>> >> >>>
>>>> >> >>> "In order to use the music player, you must have the Adobe Flash
>>>> >> >>> Player installed. To get the latest Flash player, visit the Adobe
>>>> >> >>> web
>>>> >> >>> site. If you do have Flash, but are also using a blocking
>>>> >> >>> plug-in,
>>>> >> >>> please consider adding an exception for Bandcamp."
>>>> >> >>>
>>>> >> >>> Of course, I'm not running Flash. Now, I know for a fact that
>>>> >> >>> bandcamp
>>>> >> >>> can run with no problem on HTML5, and in fact, that's how I use
>>>> >> >>> it on
>>>> >> >>> my win7 machine.
>>>> >> >>>
>>>> >> >>> I tried using the dated flash plugin and bandcamp worked, but my
>>>> >> >>> browsing speed plummeted and things started to be really laggy (I
>>>> >> >>> hate
>>>> >> >>> Flash) so I removed it.
>>>> >> >>>
>>>> >> >>> What can I do?
>>>> >> >>>
>>>> >> >>> Is this something you encountered before?
>>>> >> >>>
>>>> >> >>> --
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