Play Downloaded Flash Videos

Wade Smart wade at
Mon Aug 13 00:06:21 UTC 2007

08122007 1905 GMT-6 DST

Ok. Trying Xine but, how in the heck do you open a url?


Wade Smart wrote:
> 08122007 1844 GMT-6 DST
> I installed VLC but its only playing the audio. The file is a flv. Its 
> not seeing the video. Does VLC need some codec?
> wade
> Scott (angrykeyboarder) wrote:
>> Wade Smart spake thusly:
>>> 08102007 2157 GMT-6 DST
>>> My wife just started the new semester of college and they have her
>>> downloading Flash video to watch for class. I can play flash video if
>>> its streaming but I cant find anything that will play a downloaded flash
>>> video. I tried to change them to wmv via ffmpeg but received errors
>>> saying unknown format even though its supported.
>> VLC plays them. And xine-based app (Totem-xine, Kaffeine, Gxine and Xine
>> itself) does as well.

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