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Firefox 43 to use ffmpeg

November 18, 2015 — BarryK
This is good news:
http://news.softpedia.com/news/firefox-43-to-use-ffmpeg-by-default-on-linux-496213.shtml

I will be happy when this change filters through to SeaMonkey, as there is then the possibility of removing Gstreamer from my Quirky Linux builds.

Not that there is anything wrong with Gstreamer, but it is a lot of dead weight.

Tags: linux