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doctor_strange 02-12-2007 01:41 PM

Can't Play BBC News Videos In Firefox
 
Hi everyone,

I'm running SUsE 10.0 and have all the multimedia codecs installed; when I go to the BBC news website and click on a video, the Mplayer plugin starts, and then I get the message 'Mplayer:connection refused'.

When my mate does this in SUsE 9.3 Realplayer opens and plays the video; I guess I somehow have to tell Realplayer toopen this type of file (instead of Mplayer), but I'm pretty new to Linux and not sure hat to do.

I would very much appreciate any help or advice;

Thanks in advance...

bigrigdriver 02-13-2007 06:14 PM

You can get the mplayerplug-in for Mozilla and Firefox, and the instructions, here:
http://mplayerplug-in.sourceforge.net/

doctor_strange 02-14-2007 08:00 AM

Can't Play BBC News Videos In Firefox
 
Thanks very much for your advice; everything working fine now.

Thanks again; cheers...


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