[theora] theora video plugin ? videolan plugin?
jason at bluehome.net
Sat Mar 27 10:22:36 PDT 2010
mysoogal mysoogal <alexander.alisani at gmail.com> wrote ..
> hi, I'm Alexander a
> just a question ? is there a reason why there shouldn't be a web
> player for theora in Mozilla FireFox ?
Firefox already includes built-in support.
> or Internet explorer ?
IE is, well, from Microsoft. :) It has support via Silverlight, I believe.
> I'm thinking to compile videolan player with theora support only and enable
> the web plugin interface, it would replace the cortado player and possibly
> provide a better alternative to flash video plugin in linux when somebody
> starts a youtube type of site powered only by theora codec and theora video
> plugin ?
Don't the latest GNU+Linux browsers already include support for Theora, with the
video tag? My copy of gNewSense included a browser with support.
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