2011/2/23 Ian D. Leroux
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On Tue, 22 Feb 2011 22:31 +0100, "Ulisse Agresti" <lss.grs%gmail.com@localhost>
> *1- What OS/architecture?*
> R)Have you tried any non-flash audio? Is this a firefox problem or a
> uname -a
> NetBSD 5.1 (GENERIC) #0: Sun Nov 7 14:39:56 UTC 2010
> *2- What do you mean by "everywhere": what exactly have you tried
> that successfully produced audio output, what did you try that failed
> to do so? *
> I installed Mplayer (mplayer-1.0rc20100913nb5). Music files are executed
> correctly (i.e. .mp3).
> Audio is not heard with firefox (ie youtube, etc. ..)
> *3- Which version of firefox are you running ? *
> R)Looks like you're running native NetBSD firefox with a Linux flash-
> *4- which version of flash-plugins? *
> *5- The linux binary versions or the native NetBSD versions? *
> netbsd version(I'm not sure)
plugin (adobe-flash-plugin is the Linux x86 binary plugin). I think
that's supposed to work thanks to nspluginwrapper, but I haven't used
that functionality in a very long time; can someone who has chime in?
> *6- If you start firefox from a terminal and then try to play audio, do
> youThat's odd, based on the first error message I wouldn't expect flash to
> see any error
> messages on the terminal?*
> this test, I've never done.
> well, this is the log:
> LoadPlugin: failed to initialize shared library
> /usr/pkg/lib/netscape/plugins/libflashplayer.so [Shared object
> not found]
> (npviewer.bin:712): Gdk-WARNING **: Error converting from UTF-8 to
> Conversion from character set 'UTF-8' to 'ISO-8859-1' is not supported
work at all. Does flash video work? I.e. is it really just the audio
output that's broken, or is flash simply not working?
> *7- Are you running an environment like KDE or
> GNOME that has its own audio management infrastructure?*I don't think WindowMaker touches the audio system; that simplifies
> I installed WindowMaker