Pretty much how I feel (Corrections)

Frank McCormick fmccormick at videotron.ca
Thu Nov 24 00:52:08 UTC 2005


On Wed, 23 Nov 2005 13:51:51 -0500
Brant Fitzsimmons <brant at bfcomputerconsulting.com> wrote:

> fmccormick at videotron.ca wrote:
> 
> >Firefox 1.07 and I have mplayer installed.
> >
> >Its just very annoying how these web sites make you jump through hoops if you're not running MS software.  I have complained to various sites and got no replies or changes.
> >
> >Cheers
> >
> >---Frank McCormick---
> 
> Make sure you have the Universe apt repository enabled and install
> mozilla-mplayer.  Then you're going to remove the totem plugins that
> screw things up.
> 
> Here's how:
> 
> sudo aptitude install mozilla-mplayer
> sudo cd /usr/lib/mozilla-firefox/plugins/
> sudo rm libtotem_mozilla.*
> 
> Open Firefox, go to cnn.com and watch video.
> 
> Let me know if you still have trouble.
> 

  apt-get tells me mozilla-mplayer is up to date
  there are no libtotem_mozilla plugins in that directory
  firefox opens a black screen with " no picture " - sound works ok 


???

Cheers



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