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Author: dng@d404.nl
To: dng
Subject: Re: [DNG] Zoom via Firefox
On 28-10-2020 12:10, Jim Jackson wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm on Devuan Beowulf, running lightdm, openbox and lxpanel.
> I don't run pulseaudio, I just use ALSA for sound.
> Firefox sound works for showing videos etc. I have set mixer values so that
> I can record
> arecord -vvv -f dat -d 4 /tmp/a.wav
> and it plays back. So speakers and microphone working.
> I want to run Zoom via Firefox (not via external app), sound only - I don't
> have a webcam. I join the zoom meeting, click allow firefox access to mic.,
> and am in the meeting, except no sound and no one can hear me. There are
> also no images within the Zoom session. If I start a new tab in firefox I
> can view a youtube video with sound just fine. But nothing from the Zoom
> tab.
> Anyone any ideas? I have done some googling but not discovered how to
> eliminate the 1001 pointers to fixing sound in windows etc.
> cheers
> jim
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I do not have experience with Zoom but with Jitsi and discovered that
disabling WebRTC leakage in Firefox because of WebRTC leaking ip
addresses also crippled Jitsi.