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sr #108148: Lack of audio in videos (

Submitted by:  None
Submitted on:  Mon 01 Oct 2012 06:09:48 AM UTC  
Category: NonePriority: 5 - Normal
Severity: 2 - MinorStatus: None
Privacy: PublicAssigned to: Luca Saiu <positrone>
Originator Email: -unavailable-Open/Closed: Closed
Operating System: GNU/Linux

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Sat 28 Sep 2013 06:45:04 PM UTC, comment #1:

Hello, and sorry for answering so late.

Good catch, thanks. The video (it was just one video linked twice) was not in Ogg/Theora as one could suppose; it had FLAC audio instead. That's still a good format from the free software point of view, but not well supported by most web browsers and a little "fat".

I've added an Ogg/Theora version.

Luca Saiu <positrone>
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Mon 01 Oct 2012 06:09:48 AM UTC, original submission:

I am not getting audio playback on either of the following videos:

Video Files: 871_confstallman.ogv (375MB)

Video File: Free Software and Education (French)




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

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