Bug#474624: /usr/bin/swfdec-player: unable to watch DoctorWho

Gabriele Giacone 1o5g4r8o at gmail.com
Sat Oct 2 01:46:34 UTC 2010

reassign 474624 browser-plugin-gnash
retitle 474624 gnash can't play BBC iPlayer
notforwarded 474624
found 474624 0.8.8-5

On Sun, Apr 06, 2008 at 08:28:33PM +0100, Anand Kumria wrote:
> Hi,
> The BBC have a Flash player (which they call iPlayer) which allow you to
> watch various TV shows.
> Neither swfdec-mozilla nor swfdec-gnome is able to play the
> iplayer-external.swf file.
> Unfortunately the BBC restricts access to various TV episodes to a
> geographic basis.
> Therefore I have attached all the referenced files so that this problem
> can be looked at.

neither swfdec, which has been removed from Debian nor gnash can't play bbc
A good working alternative (never tried because outside the uk) might be 



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