YouTube video not delivered as HTML5 per default with SeaMonkey (!)

RESOLVED INVALID

Status

RESOLVED INVALID
4 years ago
2 years ago

People

(Reporter: bugzilla, Unassigned)

Tracking

unspecified

Firefox Tracking Flags

(platform-rel ?)

Details

(Whiteboard: [platform-rel-Youtube])

(Reporter)

Description

4 years ago
User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.3; WOW64; rv:35.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/35.0 SeaMonkey/2.32.1
Build ID: 20150204202218

Steps to reproduce:

Open
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jNQXAC9IVRw
using
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.3; WOW64; rv:35.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/35.0 SeaMonkey/2.32.1
with installed Adobe Flash plugin (!)



Actual results:

Video playing via flash plugin

Directly playing as HTML5 was only possible after manually requesting the HTML5 player via https://www.youtube.com/html5



Expected results:

Video playing as HTML5 per default
(Reporter)

Comment 1

4 years ago
I reported to Google about this issue via right click on the (flash) player and "Report Playback Issue"
platform-rel: --- → ?
Whiteboard: [platform-rel-Youtube]
YouTube switched over to HTML5 by default on Windows in 47.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 2 years ago
Resolution: --- → INVALID
Sorry for the typo. YouTube switched over in 37.
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