Real Player on Firefox under FreeBSD 5.4 not playing video
dmwassman at cox.net
Tue Jul 5 03:39:34 GMT 2005
On Monday 04 July 2005 08:19 pm, Mikko Työläjärvi wrote:
> On Mon, 4 Jul 2005, David Wassman wrote:
> > Hey all,
> > I am in a hurry to the movies so this will be short. I appologize. I
> > am having some difficulty in getting realplayer feeds to show in
> > Firefox. I get audio but no piture. Either a blank screen or some
> > jumbled mess. Is there a fix to this? Also is it possible to not use
> > helix at all but mplayer to play realplayer feeds? If so how is this
> > done? Thanks for the help and if you need more info, just asks
> To use mplayerplug-in:
> 0. Don power gloves
> 1. Execute:
> # rm /usr/X11R6/lib/browser_plugins/nphelix*
> # sed -i -e 's/^#enable-real=0/enable-real=1/'
> /usr/X11R6/etc/mplayerplug-in.conf # touch
> 2. Restart mozilla
> Not that it seems to work too well: my first attempt at viewing a real
> movie (from www.real.com) got stuck, the second attempt crashed. But
> there it is...
Got it to work but your right, it is trickey. I don't seem to have a problem
playing the video just when I press back on the browser, it freezes. You
wouldn't happen to know the solution to the other problem?
Thanks for the help.
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