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    Oct 2003
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    Trouble Viewing Streaming Video

    Im running Kubuntu edgy, on a non-64-bit AMD machine, with Firefox 2 and mplayerplug-in version 3.31.

    When I go to CNN, BBC, or other streaming news video site, I dont seem to be able to view the videos. The player seems to come up ok, but the link just rotates and never comes up.

    On this same box, I dual boot with SUSE 10.1 using Firefox and mplayerplug-in 3.25, and everything works just fine on those sites.

    Has anyone gotten the streaming videos to work from these sites? If so, what combination of browser/plugin did you use?


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    May 2006
    West Wales
    I used Automatix to do all that stuff or there is Easyubuntu which I have also used.
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