streaming buffer problems

Asked by atomicmass on 2007-06-07

i am trying to stream trailers from the apple site. the only problem is that the buffer is so small, whenever i try to play the video it pauses every couple of seconds to refresh the buffer. how can i increase the buffer size, or download the stream to the hard disk?

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Ubuntu totem Edit question
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2007-06-07
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2008-11-17
Massimo Forti (slackwarelife) said : #1

Thanks for your question. To download the stream you can try to use wget. Open a shell and do:

$: wget your_internet_link

To optain the link you can use firefox, right button on the stream link and choose "copy the link"

Dylan McCall (dylanmccall) said : #2

I think your issue is related to bug #108623, so I linked it. Hopefully Totem's buffering will be touched up some day!

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