bugLinterna Mágica - Bugs: bug #38400, Support request for...


bug #38400: Support request for videolectures.net

Submitter:  None
Submitted:  Sun 24 Feb 2013 03:38:56 PM UTC
Category:  Support for new website Severity:  3 - Normal
Item Group:  None Status:  Fixed
Privacy:  Public Assigned to:  valkov
Open/Closed:  Open Release:  git-master
* Mandatory Fields

Add a New Comment Rich Markup

Sun 10 Nov 2013 09:30:33 AM UTC, comment #3: 

New code was added in the master branch. The site HTML5 player is replaced by LM. The old code does not work - the website changed.

The slides are not visible when LM is used. It seems impossible to have usable LM player with parts of the site HTML5 player are present.

If there is demand for the slides during playback with LM I might try to support it.

I'm considering that the bug is fixed. I'll leave it as open for a week and then close it completely.

Ivaylo Valkov <valkov>
Group administrator
Sun 14 Jul 2013 03:22:36 PM UTC, comment #2: 


Its been a long time, but I was very busy and had no time for Linterna Mágica.

Since rev408 it is possible to watch videolectures.net with Linterna Mágica.

Unfortunately the links are in a mms:// scheme with which apperantly Firefox has problems which causes the video plugin to not start. I was unable to make it work by setting about:config options for the mms protocol as explained over the Internet. If you succeed, please notify me. It is working fine with Totem and Epiphany.

This is all I can really do. Please test rev408 and report back any other issues.

Ivaylo Valkov <valkov>
Group administrator
Wed 27 Feb 2013 06:13:43 AM UTC, comment #1: 

Thanks for reporting. I'll see what I can do at the end of the week.

Ivaylo Valkov <valkov>
Group administrator
Sun 24 Feb 2013 03:38:56 PM UTC, original submission:  

Video works with lightspark 0.7.1 (unstable and audio doesn't play).
Website also provides mms stream link next to video.
A sample video can be found here:
More websites supported by lightspark that could be supported by Linterna Mágica can be found here:



(Note: upload size limit is set to 16384 kB, after insertion of the required escape characters.)

Attach Files:

No files currently attached


Depends on the following items: None found

Items that depend on this one: None found


Carbon-Copy List
  • -email is unavailable- added by valkov (Posted a comment)

    There are 0 votes so far. Votes easily highlight which items people would like to see resolved in priority, independently of the priority of the item set by tracker managers.

    Only logged-in users can vote.


    Follow 5 latest changes.

    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2013-11-10 valkov StatusWorks For Me Fixed
    2013-07-14 valkov StatusIn Progress Works For Me
    2013-02-27 valkov StatusNone In Progress
        Assigned toNone valkov
        ReleaseNone git-master

    Back to the top

    Powered by Savane 3.13-4448.
    Corresponding source code