[MPlayer-dev-eng] mplayer as a web browser plugin?
gabor at realtime.sk
Wed Sep 11 12:30:25 CEST 2002
there is a project called 'plugger' which does something like that...
it enables mozilla for example to play movies thru mplayer...
haven't tested it..
On Wed, 2002-09-11 at 12:20, Ross Finlayson wrote:
> A random thought: Has anyone investigated the feasibility of "mplayer"
> being used as a web browser plugin (e.g., for Mozilla), to allow movies to
> be embedded within a web page?
> For example, QuickTime provides not only a player tool, but also a web
> browser plugin (from the same code base) that allows streaming movies (or
> movie files) to be embedded within web pages. Now that "mplayer" also has
> the ability to stream movies (using RTSP/RTP), it should be possible, in
> principle, to modify it so that it can provide the same functionality for
> Linux web browsers.
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