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"A plugin is needed to display this content"

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The source of the page is:

<html>
<head>
<title>Test</title>
</head>
<body>
<embed height="80" width="500" src="sound.mp3"> 
</body>
</html>

When loaded, "A plugin is needed to display this content" is displayed.

The source of the page is: <pre><nowiki> <html> <head> <title>Test</title> </head> <body> <embed height="80" width="500" src="sound.mp3"> </body> </html></nowiki></pre> When loaded, "A plugin is needed to display this content" is displayed.

Modified by cor-el

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Installed Plug-ins

  • Shockwave Flash 11.2 r202

Application

  • User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:30.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/30.0

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html, head and body tags disappeared, should i use some markup for code?

html, head and body tags disappeared, should i use some markup for code?
cor-el
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You can HTML escape tags as entities "&lt;html&gt;" and use pre tags for formatting.

To play an MP3 file via an embed tag you need a plugin that supports MP3 files like the Gecko Media player

You can HTML escape tags as entities "&amp;lt;html&amp;gt;" and use pre tags for formatting. To play an MP3 file via an embed tag you need a plugin that supports MP3 files like the Gecko Media player *https://support.mozilla.org/kb/play-windows-media-files-in-firefox

Question owner

This player is for windows and i am using linux.

  1. uname -a

Linux hostname 3.15.1-1-ARCH #1 SMP PREEMPT Tue Jun 17 09:32:20 CEST 2014 x86_64 GNU/Linux

if that matters.

This player is for windows and i am using linux. # uname -a Linux hostname 3.15.1-1-ARCH #1 SMP PREEMPT Tue Jun 17 09:32:20 CEST 2014 x86_64 GNU/Linux if that matters.

Question owner

What's wrong with the markup? '1.' is displayed instead of number sign

What's wrong with the markup? '1.' is displayed instead of number sign
cor-el
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If you start a line with a hash (#) then you create a numbered list.

Make sure that you show the KB article for Linux (click the Editing Tools button)

If you start a line with a hash (#) then you create a numbered list. *https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/markup-chart Make sure that you show the KB article for Linux (click the Editing Tools button)