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Old 12-29-2009, 03:52 PM   #1
tuan_b918
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Buffering videos on Ubuntu


Hello all,

When I was running Windows OS on my laptop I was able to buffer and pause movies I watch on Dvix. Now that I'm running Ubuntu, I cannot pause the movie anymore. Whenever I pause it, I have to watch the movie from the beginning. Also, I cannot let the movie buffer to completion. How can fix it so that it will allow me do this?

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Old 12-30-2009, 02:48 PM   #2
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Is this with every player you try, or just the default 'movie player'? Personally I use this vlc:
http://www.videolan.org/

I think it's in the repos, but failing that fire up a terminal and enter: sudo apt-get install vlc and you should be cooking on gas.
 
  


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