Thx for the fast reply...
Mmm, I'm getting quickly out of my depth here between your and George's rep=
I'm only an ingnorant user! (is there actually such a thing?) :-)
Anyway, I am cc'ing George because I guess it may be that a discussion betw=
you two is necessary to bring mplayerplug-in to konqueror...=20
George: I hope this is alright with you...
George: one thing I'm wondering about is this: if like you say the konquero=
plugin behaves a bit differently than netscape, mozilla (, ...?) browsers,=
will this not lead to similar problems in the future with other 3d party=20
Please excuse my ignorance if I said something stupid... ;-)
Kevin, thanks for doing what I should have done myself (creating
I'm not sure I fully agree with you that a modification of your plugin
would necessarily lead to unpredictable results (at least that's how
I understand your remarks)
=46rom George's comments I deduce that he expects you to ask
for the screensize a bit later in the process, no?
Presumably the screensize that is reported at that stage will
Again, I hope I did not say anything stupid.
Well, at this stage I'm afraid my usefullness has ended :-(
Or, at least I will wait a bit what your and George's reactions will
be before I start doing something dangerous like delving into the code myse=
Thanks for your input(s),
On Tuesday 04 March 2003 16:40, Kevin DeKorte wrote:
> Actually I have seen and am seeing this problem now with Konqueror. And I
> actually believe the issue is with the ns plugin for Konqueror. the probl=
> is that when you use the mplayerplug-in with mozilla it asks for the wind=
> size. In mozilla this size is either reported as 0x0 or the correct size.
> In Konqueror this size is reported as 1600x1200 (my screen is 1400x1050) =
> some other large size or the correct size. If you resize the Konqueror
> window while the video is playing it will adjust to the correct size. So I
> think the problme is in the nsplug in reporting the wrong initial window
> size. If it were to report 0x0 that would be much better.
> from the mpp.log file when running in debug mode under Konqueror
> Window -- 0x4800010
> URL -- http://fredrik.hubbe.net/plugger/
> File -- /tmp/kde-kdekorte/nspluginviewervwXu7bplugger
> Size 1600x1200
> Embed Size 0x0
> Obviously the 1600x1200 is wrong because my screen is only 1400x1050
> Now I could correct for this in my plugin, but I don't thing that altering
> it like this is corrrect, becasue some people can have a screen that big =
> bigger and what would the values be in that case?
> On Monday 03 March 2003 11:35 pm, John van Spaandonk wrote:
> > Hi all,
> > First to the developers: thanks for this plugin, it seems to work and
> > develop really nice.
> > I experience a problem using it in Konqueror (kde 3.11 cvs) that does n=
> > occur in Mozilla 3.1. Only part of the movie is shown, in the upper-left
> > corner. This occurs for every movie I look at, for all types of movies
> > and for all examples you give at the HOWTO page.
> > I already contacted George Staikos about this, who is the person that
> > maintains the ns plugin loader in KDE.
> > He tells me it is a problem with mplayerplug-in and advised me to conta=
> > you.
> > For your reference I include his analysis and my earlier email to him.
> > Thanks again!
> > John van Spaandonk
> > __________________