[SATLUG] Repairing video feed in Firefox

herb cee hc at lookcee.com
Mon Jun 9 22:55:14 CDT 2008


pixelnate at gmail.com wrote:
> 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.
>>     
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>
> 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.
>   

Nate did you use the upgrade offered in the Synaptic mgr?
If so were there any problems? My rig is an Intel P-4 1.7g with 1.2g of 
mem, of course 32bit
Thanks herb
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> ~Nate
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