FreeBSD vs YouTube

parv at parv at
Fri Jul 16 18:34:37 UTC 2010

in message <20100714192246.b4daa560.freebsd at>, wrote
Polytropon thusly...
> On Wed, 14 Jul 2010 20:06:14 +0300, Odhiambo Washington
> <odhiambo at> wrote:
> > Is this the same way the Linux users have it?:-)
> I don't think so. The Linux "Flash" plugin seems to work better on
> Linux than it does on FreeBSD.
> "Flash" stuff on Linux is to have this plugin installed for
> Firefox.  As I'm not a regular Linux user, I can't be sure, but at
> least that's my opinion. :-)

On CentOS 5.x, I have yet to experience a problem with videos on
YouTube, Vimeo, & some others while playing them in Firefox via
Flash plugin.

On FreeBSD, when possible, I download the file to play with xine.

  - parv


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