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MPlayer with Firefox, Suse x64

From: "andrew cooke" <andrew@...>

Date: Thu, 22 Mar 2007 19:21:30 -0400 (CLT)

If you're a fairly clued-up SUSE user you know about installing media
programs from packman, guru etc.  However, even after doing that, the
mplayer plugin doesn't work on 64bit systems.

What you need to do, as described at
http://forums.suselinuxsupport.de/index.php?s=a05148b08d5d9e4639d20feefc82db2c&showtopic=47777
is install the 32 bit version.

Assuming that you have the 64 bit version installed already, you do this
by opening Yast's software management, selecting mplayer-plugin, and then
clicking on the "versions" tag.  Select the 32 bit version and then change
the package to "reload".  Once thatś done, "about:plugins" will show
all the goodness.

Andrew

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