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Author Topic: 081008 mplayerplug-in-3.55 [VL 5.9]  (Read 1208 times)

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081008 mplayerplug-in-3.55 [VL 5.9]
« on: October 08, 2008, 01:39:36 pm »

Vetcor has packaged the latest version of the MPlayer plug-in for Mozilla browsers (Firefox 3.x and Seamonkey 1.1.12).  He writes:

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This will let users view apple.com trailers once again and a few other bug fixes only dep is mplayer.

Package: mplayerplug-in-3.55-i586-1vl59.tlz
MD5: 20aac5dcca456f3b05a6b4534b3a54fc
Package Size: 161K
Installed Size: 1830K

Sources: http://vectorlinux.osuosl.org/veclinux-5.9/source/testing/x-apps/mplayerplug-in

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mplayerplug-in: mplayerplug-in (embedded video player for mozilla based browsers)
mplayerplug-in:
mplayerplug-in: mplayerplug-in is a browser plugin to allow playing embedded
mplayerplug-in: movies on web pages, using MPlayer.
mplayerplug-in: Media is played embedded in the page or in a separate window
mplayerplug-in: depending on how the author of the webpage intended the media to
mplayerplug-in: be displayed.
mplayerplug-in:
mplayerplug-in:
mplayerplug-in: mplayerplug-in homepage: http://mplayerplug-in.sf.net/
mplayerplug-in:

After testing this package, please take a moment and come back to this thread to let us know how it works for you.
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Re: 081008 mplayerplug-in-3.55 [VL 5.9]
« Reply #1 on: October 17, 2008, 09:43:35 am »

I was wondering if the plugins package should be upgraded?

There is (in my system) both a plugins and a vlplugins package.
Don't know the difference between them. I suppose both come installed by default, but I might have installed one of them myself.

In any case, we won't be able to upgrade plugins (or vlplugins), and mplayerplug-in gets installed on top, with all being listed as installed in gslapt.

Perhaps a new plugins package could also include other releases (like flash 10).
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