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I would like to hear radio from streaming flash, eg http://www.los40principales.com.ar/player/player.htm . I can hear it from firefox, but I wonder if it is possible to listen to the radio in audacious through a plugin or something. Greetings and thanks in advance

i have audacious 3.3.1 ubuntu 12.04 64 bits

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You need flash player to play. You might have flash but the current version of flash (flash 11) have various issues. You need to downgrade flash to a previous verion.

Here is what you can do: (Im assuming you have flash 11 and firefox 14.0.1):

Download this file : http://www.ziddu.com/download/20225702/libflashplayer.zip.html

Create a folder "plugins" under "/home/YOUR-USER-NAME/.mozilla/firefox/"

Like this:  /home/leopard/.mozilla/firefox/plugins

Extract the zip and copy the downloaded "libflashplayer.so" to "/home/leopard/.mozilla/firefox/plugins"

Open nautilus as Admin. Go to "/usr/lib/adobe-flashplugin". Delete the "libflashplayer.so" there.

Copy the extracted "libflashplayer.so" there.

Restart firefox.

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who are ziddu.com and why should the OP and other users trust them with important stuff like flash? –  fossfreedom Aug 30 '12 at 8:28
    
I can play the radio in firefox now, I would play this type of radio that have flash streaming, without firefox, audacious or reproduce in mplayer –  user84911 Aug 30 '12 at 12:50
    
i meant no starting firefox for online radio ( with flash streaming) just play the radio on a media player sorry for my bad english –  user84911 Aug 30 '12 at 12:57
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