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Re: Help needed: Howto play offline a video presented on a website



Joachim Backes wrote:
> On 01/09/2010 11:05 AM, Ed Greshko wrote:
>
>> Joachim Backes wrote:
>>> When opening the following website:
>>>
>>>      http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Möbiusband,
>>>
>>>
>>> you will find on this page a small video pointing to
>>> http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/Datei:Moebiusband_wikipedia_animation.ogg
>>>
>>> I want to play this video offline after downloading this ogg file.
>>>
>>> But when trying play this file with totem, I get an error popup as
>>> shown in the attachment ogg.jpg. Clicking on the search botton does
>>> not succeed.
>>>
>>> Anybody as an advice for me? All hints are welcome.
>> I downloaded the file and used mplayer to play it fine....
>>
>> Ed
>>
>
> Hi Ed,
>
> having problems to play this file with mplayer:
>
> mplayer Datei:Moebiusband_wikipedia_animation.ogg
> MPlayer SVN-r29800-4.4.2 (C) 2000-2009 MPlayer Team
> mplayer: could not connect to socket
> mplayer: No such file or directory
> Failed to open LIRC support. You will not be able to use your remote
> control.
>
> Playing Datei:Moebiusband_wikipedia_animation.ogg.
> Seek failed
>
>
Strange....  When I used the link to save the file the file name was
Moebiusband_wikipedia_animation.ogg

I move the file to the file name you have and it also played fine....

Do you get...

[egreshko f12 misty]$ file Datei\:Moebiusband_wikipedia_animation.ogg
Datei:Moebiusband_wikipedia_animation.ogg: Ogg data, Theora video




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