html5tube in epiphany

Andrew Benton b3nton at
Tue Jun 22 12:13:06 PDT 2010

On 22/06/10 16:14, Ken Moffat wrote:
> On my "clean" machine (the one without flash) I've now built the 2.30
> versions of the parts of gnome that I use.  Still got to do it again
> with what I think will be the correct build order (introspection
> screwed up my old order), but in the meantime I've got html5tube
> playing youtube (I was already signed to the html5 "test" on this
> machine, but had got nowhere with chromium).
> For me, this makes the pain of this build worthwhile.  BUT, I have no
> controls when the video plays.  Is that normal in epiphany-2.30, or
> have I missed something ?  I'm particularly missing the pause button,
> and a display of the elapsed time.

I don't know about Epiphany, but Midori (another gtk-webkit browser) can 
play h264 and webm html5 videos for me with a pause button and elapsed 
time showing, so it is possible.


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