Re: Firefox no longer able to play videos on Facebook
On 2018-10-02 08:37 +0100, Brad Rogers wrote:
> On Tue, 2 Oct 2018 09:17:52 +0200
> Per Dalgas Jakobsen <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Hello Per,
>>Until a few days ago, Firefox played videos on Facebook without issues,
> v52 is too old. IDK whether it's being blocked, or sites are using
> features not available in v52. This issue affects not only FB, but also
> Spotify and an increasing number of other sites.
This has nothing to do with those sites, the issue is that Firefox 52 is
not compatible with FFmpeg 4.0 (libavcodec58). As a result, there is no
H.264 support which breaks video playback on numerous sites.