[linux] Quicktime plugin in Linux (w/o Crossover)

Ethan Merritt merritt at u.washington.edu
Tue Sep 30 09:43:35 PDT 2003


On Tuesday 30 September 2003 07:49, Andrew Gorcester wrote:

> Has anyone gotten Quicktime to work in Mozilla or Galeon? I expect

> Crossover Plugin would work, but aside from that mplayerplug-in is

> supposed to have this functionality as well.


Works for me in mozilla 1.1 via crossover plugin support.
But mplayer (built from source) by itself works better for most files
I have tried.


> I have mplayer 1.0pre-something and I just d/led mplayerplug-in (the

> tarball on sourceforge, not CVS). Not only does the mplayer plugin

> generally not work (it shows text but never plays anything, and I know

> that mplayer works fine on the same file if I invoke it manually), but

> my browser crashes on my class page

> (https://depts.washington.edu/llc/olr/chinese/CHI_010/index.html, access

> to UW students/staff only) when I have the plugin loaded.

>

> Anyway, I was hoping for some success stories (and for someone to tell

> me how they did it). I have galeon 1.3.9 and debian-unstable, but I'm

> willing to downgrade galeon or use mozilla if it will work with another

> version.

>

> -Andrew


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