System slowdown playing embedded video

Lorin Pino ljpino at
Mon Sep 4 16:36:41 UTC 2006

Darryl Clarke wrote:
> On 9/4/06, Lorin Pino <ljpino at> wrote:
> (snip)
> As for playing the wmv file, with the totem-gstreamer-plugin it should
> give you play/pause controls at the bottom of the window.
Yes, there is a progress bar with a button to play or pause.  But, when 
the video is done, the play button is shaded and unusable. 

Yes, I guess I jumped to assumptions, and on trying other sites, flash 
seems to work better.  So, that site is harder to handle than others.

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