bugLinterna Mágica - Bugs: bug #38399, Support request for BBC News


bug #38399: Support request for BBC News

Submitter:  None
Submitted:  Sun 24 Feb 2013 03:27:32 PM UTC
Category:  Support for new website Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  Need Info
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  valkov
Open/Closed:  Open Release:  0.0.13-1
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Wed 27 Feb 2013 05:57:02 AM UTC, comment #1: 


Thanks for reporting. I doubt it could work. Some time ago there was a request (bug #36621) for BBC radio and I was unable to support it. Your best chance is the get_iplayer software. See the bug report I've mentioned. I'll look it up anyway during the weekend


Ivaylo Valkov <valkov>
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Sun 24 Feb 2013 03:27:32 PM UTC, original submission:  

BBC News works using lightspark 0.7.1 (the video starts playing but audio cannot be heard and it is unstable - it crashes after a few seconds). The video links can be found using UnPlug and then viewed using SMPlayer for example. It would be nice if the Linterna Mágica player would replace the lightspark one.
BBC News videos can be found here:



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