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Month: June 2016

Re: new kaffeine plugin for firefox's

From: deloptes <deloptes@...>
Date: Tue, 14 Jun 2016 19:05:50 +0200
Gene Heskett wrote:

> Greetings all;
> I can see that its installed and should be calling kaffeine to service a
> quite wide range of video formats.
YoutTube goes with flashplayer:

> Unfortunately, while kaffeine is installed and runs for other digital
> than tv broadcast, neither firefox is actually calling it.  So while I
> can see videos, some on cnn, and some on nbc news in firefox's postcard
> sized video, nothing that I have been able to add, will call up kaffeine
> to play a youtube video.  If I launch a copy and have it running, it
> seems to me that firefox should pass the data stream to the running copy
> of kaffeine.

write in your url: about:plugins and check the output

> But its not happening, no reaction from kaffeine can be obtained from
> either version of firefox.
> So I installed the gxine launcher plugin. Looks like an identical list of
> acceptable video formats to that of kaffeine.

Perhaps because kaffeine uses the same xine software?

> Is there an about:config option to be set so this works?  What else do I
> need to check?

Tools -> AddOns -> Plugins

you can manage whatever you have installed