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Minor Linux update to Vivaldi 1.6 – HTML5 MP4 (H.264/AAC) video and MP3 audio fix

In today’s minor update to Vivaldi 1.6, we’re releasing a fix to address an issue where certain media files would not play for users on Ubuntu 16.04 and 16.10.

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Today we released a minor upgrade to Vivaldi 1.6 to fix an issue where certain media files would not play for users on Ubuntu 16.04 and 16.10.

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Since this was a Linux only issue, Windows and Mac users will receive no update.

Changelog since the second 1.6 release

  • [Linux] Vivaldi does play proprietary HTML5 video and audio on Ubuntu with chromium-codecs-ffmpeg-extra 55.0.2883.87 (VB-24384)
Ruarí Ødegaard
Written by Ruarí Ødegaard

Quality assurance and testing. A fan of Linux (Slackware), utility cycling, simple solutions and a slow life style.


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