F14 youtube support?

Michał Piotrowski mkkp4x4 at gmail.com
Thu Sep 2 15:47:03 UTC 2010

2010/9/2 Petr Pisar <ppisar at redhat.com>:
> On 2010-09-01, Michał Piotrowski <mkkp4x4 at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Is there any possibility to use Youtube in Fedora 14? First I tried to
>> install Adobe Flash 10.1. I tried to copy flashlib to various dirs
>> /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins, /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins,
>> ~/.mozilla/plugins, but about:plugins in Firefox doesn't show me any
>> informationa about flash support.
> Adobe Flash Player is not produced for x86_64 architecture by vendor.
> (It used to be, however it containted serious security flaws). To use
> it by 64b Firefox, you need to install a wrapper that converts 64b NPAPI
> to 32b. However according my experience it causes crashes (tested on
> Gentoo).
> So IMHO there is no way how to use Adobe Flash Player on x86_64.
>> I installed gnash package and Firefox showed information about Adobe
>> plugin - I tried to run some videos, but the only thing I saw was
>> a fancy error message about gnash.
> Which error message, which version?
> I have no problem when Gnash 0.8.8 is compiled against ffmpeg (Gentoo again,
> sorry).
> I tried this viedeo <http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zoNvsiBTQDE> on
> Fedora 13. It's compiled against Gstreamer, and it complainead about
> missng AAC decoder. I installed gstreamer-plugins-bad

I istalled all the good, the bad and the ugly plugins from rpmfusion
repo and it's not workie :)

Ok, nevermind, I give up. Flash support on this system is nice to have
not must have.


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