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From: Meino.Cramer@×××.de
To: gentoo-user@l.g.o
Subject: Re: [gentoo-user] HTML5 player (YouTube) is a pain!...Alternatives?
Date: Tue, 29 Nov 2016 09:19:33
Message-Id: 20161129091915.GC4903@solfire
In Reply to: Re: [gentoo-user] HTML5 player (YouTube) is a pain!...Alternatives? by Marat BN
1 Marat BN <maratbn@×××××.com> [16-11-29 08:44]:
2 > I've been running the youtube-flash-player Firefox addon
3 > https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/youtube-flash-player/ for
4 > several months now with decent results. It just reverts YouTube back to
5 > the old Flash video player. It's been working well for me. I'm not
6 > affiliated with it and I recommend it.
7 >
8 >
9 > -- Marat
10 >
11 >
12 > -------- Original Message --------
13 > Subject: [gentoo-user] HTML5 player (YouTube) is a pain!...Alternatives?
14 > From: Meino.Cramer@×××.de
15 > To: Gentoo <gentoo-user@l.g.o>
16 > Date: 11/28/2016 10:42 PM
17 > > Hi,
18 > >
19 > > I get sick of this [CESNORED] HTML5 stuff coming from YouTube!
20 > > Most of the videos while playayaingnaying arereare stututterutering
21 > > liiklike helellell.
22 > >
23 > > I tested a lot of HTML5 addons to fix that problem and googled
24 > > around the world but nothing helps. The only thing I found is an
25 > > iconic sentence, which is true in this case also:
26 > > "You are not alone...!".
27 > >
28 > > Is there any way to feed the stream from youtube direktly into
29 > > a not blown player like mpv/mplayer or such (I would prefer
30 > > not to load a complete gui (vlc) with any click again and again.)?
31 > >
32 > > Thanks for any help in advance!
33 > > Cheers
34 > > Meino
35 > >
36 > > PS: For the completeness:
37 > > I have tried to fix that problem by:
38 > > Restarting firefox
39 > > Disabling hardware acceleration
40 > > Disabling webgl
41 > > Checking, whether the YouTube-testpage shows "all ok" for HTML5 (it does)
42 > > Checking various about:config-setting for usefulness
43 > > De-/Installing various addons, which all promise the heaven on earth
44 > >
45 > >
46 >
47 >
48
49 Hi Marat,
50
51 thanks for your help and link!
52
53 ...if I install that addon I only get:
54 "Palyback isn't supported on this device"
55 (using Firefox 50.0)
56
57 From my system:
58 [I] www-plugins/adobe-flash
59 Available versions:
60 (0) 11.2.202.644^ms
61 (22) 23.0.0.207^ms ~24.0.0.154^ms
62 {debug kde +npapi +ppapi selinux ABI_MIPS="n32 n64 o32" ABI_PPC="32 64" ABI_S390="32 64" ABI_X86="32 64 x32" CPU_FLAGS_X86="sse2"}
63 Installed versions: 23.0.0.207(22)^ms(18:31:52 11/25/16)(ABI_MIPS="-n32 -n64 -o32" ABI_PPC="-32 -64" ABI_S390="-32 -64" ABI_X86="64 -32 -x32")
64 Homepage: http://www.adobe.com/products/flashplayer.html http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/ https://helpx.adobe.com/security/products/flash-player.html
65 Description: Adobe Flash Player
66
67
68 It does not show up under "plugins" though....
69
70 Cheers,
71 Meino

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Re: [gentoo-user] HTML5 player (YouTube) is a pain!...Alternatives? Alarig Le Lay <alarig@××××××××××.fr>