[ubuntu-uk] BBC Click includes Ubuntu: Mark II
jlk at osml.eu
Tue Jun 12 11:08:29 BST 2007
Alex Latchford wrote:
> Robert McWilliam wrote:
>> On Mon, 11 Jun 2007 08:43:31 +0100
>> alan c <aeclist at candt.waitrose.com> wrote:
>>> which appears to be the url of the wmv file(s) but
>>> by itself does not launch in firefox, what should I now be doing?
>> I don't think firefox speaks RTSP (Real Time Streaming Protocol), so
>> you need to use an app that does. As per previous responses in this
>> thread mplayer is a good choice for this.
>> Robert McWilliam rmcw at allmail.net www.ormiret.com
>> Long periods of drought are always followed by rain.
> Just change the protocol to http.. so..
> Will allow you to download it to your hard drive..
In my case firefox has a player installed for wmv files and starts to
play this stream in the browser. All I see is the tail end of a bbc
weather forcast. Just the bbc weather logo and about 5 seconds of
sound. Then nothing.
wget doesn't get much.
Can anyone up the ante with a better URL or an alternate method to
view/download Click? (ubuntu 7.04 FF)
Stranger and stranger?
BBC News 24, a live stream works as does the audio channels/stories.
None of the other video channels/stories work.
selective DRM? sun spots?
> Thanks.. Alex.
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