How to get Shaw cable FreeRangeTV working in Linuxmint 17 or 18

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How to get Shaw cable FreeRangeTV working in Linuxmint 17 or 18

Post by dixonstalbert » Sat Aug 20, 2016 4:54 pm

1. Install LibHal libraries to work with DRM web content

This is fromhttp://www.howtogeek.com/239682/how-to- ... ibutions/

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sudo add-apt-repository ppa:flexiondotorg/hal-flash
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install libhal1-flash
2. Install Pipelight which installs updated Windows version of Adobe flash into your linux Firefox

This is from http://pipelight.net/cms/install/instal ... buntu.html

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sudo add-apt-repository ppa:pipelight/stable
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install --install-recommends pipelight-multi
sudo pipelight-plugin --update

sudo pipelight-plugin --enable flash
Restart firefox
sudo pipelight-plugin --create-mozilla-plugins
Restart Firefox
3. Go into linux Firefox Settings
Firefox > Settings > Add-Ons > Plugins > *make sure Shockwave Flash with highest version number is set to 'Always Activate, and other version numbers set to 'Never Activate'

4. Cross your fingers and go to https://freerange.shaw.ca and sign in to your account.

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