[SATLUG] Repairing video feed in Firefox

pixelnate at gmail.com pixelnate at gmail.com
Mon Jun 9 22:04:04 CDT 2008

On Mon, 2008-06-09 at 21:59 -0500, herb cee wrote:   
> I tried to watch this video but since I installed Download helper to 
> Firefox I just get a black screen, no video, no audio. Running Ubuntu 
> 7.10 and video worked for most URLs before but not all so I thought the 
> 'apt' would maybe fix it.
> I uninstalled the Download helper but still nothing. I don't have a clue 
> what to do. can someone help? Also if the fix involves use of the CLI 
> ... I know how to bring up the terminal but i will need detailed 
> instructions.

I used to have problems viewing flash content on 7.10. I wasn't sure if
it was just the fact that I was running a 64-bit system or the flash
player itself. Since I upgraded to 8.04 (still 64-bit), I have never had
a problem viewing flash movies.


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