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No Sound in Firefox

Postby adamvan on Fri Nov 28, 2008 11:51 pm

I had this same problem with Ubuntu, I have sound for all other applications, no sound in firefox. The music appears to be streaming but I am getting no sound. my computer is hooked up to my home home theater via USB. Amarok would not work at first, I fixed this by changing the output plugin to alsa. So how can I do this for firefox or configure Mplayer.
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Re: No Sound in Firefox

Postby Husse on Mon Dec 01, 2008 7:08 am

Is the problem in your htpc or your "normal" pc?
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Re: No Sound in Firefox

Postby adamvan on Thu Dec 11, 2008 12:07 am

I can listen to sound through any other progam, Amarok, Totem, System beeps, Rythmbox all work.Everything did out of the box, except Amarok which I easily fixed by changing the output plugin to alsa.
This is only one PC, my home stereo is a JVC that simply has a USB input to receive audio.
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Re: No Sound in Firefox

Postby adamvan on Thu Dec 11, 2008 12:57 am

just to note, Mozilla songbird 0.5 worked 100% out of box. ???
back to firefox, changing Mplayer's output plugin to alsa does not work. many different configuration's possible, tried most none work.
does anyone have any suggestions.
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Re: No Sound in Firefox

Postby Husse on Thu Dec 11, 2008 7:35 am

I think you should try the Firefox forum
http://forums.mozillazine.org/index.php?c=4
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