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Bug 1951101 - Include firefox-87.0-12.fc34 in Fedora 34 to fix Widevine playback
Summary: Include firefox-87.0-12.fc34 in Fedora 34 to fix Widevine playback
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: firefox
Version: 34
Hardware: Unspecified
OS: Unspecified
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Gecko Maintainer
QA Contact: Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
Whiteboard: AcceptedFreezeException
Depends On:
Blocks: F34FinalFreezeException
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Reported: 2021-04-19 15:58 UTC by František Zatloukal
Modified: 2021-04-20 22:43 UTC (History)
10 users (show)

Fixed In Version: firefox-87.0-12.fc34
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Last Closed: 2021-04-20 22:43:06 UTC
Type: Bug

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System ID Private Priority Status Summary Last Updated
Mozilla Foundation 1704022 0 P1 RESOLVED Widevine 4.10.2209.1 fails to load for downstream builds that lack code changes but are targeted by new rules 2021-04-19 16:23:52 UTC

Description František Zatloukal 2021-04-19 15:58:29 UTC
Currently included Firefox in Fedora 34 ( firefox-87.0-7.fc34 ) doesn't allow to play Widevine VP9 videos out of the box .

This is fixed in firefox-87.0-12.fc34.

Comment 1 Fedora Blocker Bugs Application 2021-04-19 15:59:44 UTC
Proposed as a Freeze Exception for 34-final by Fedora user frantisekz using the blocker tracking app because:

 This can be fixed by an update, but there is no harm in having it fixed on GA, so users  desperately trying to play Netflix before updating the OS won't hit this.

Comment 2 Geoffrey Marr 2021-04-19 19:03:03 UTC
Discussed during the 2021-04-19 blocker review meeting: [0]

The decision to classify this bug as an "AcceptedFreezeException (Final)" was made as it is a noticeable issue that cannot be fixed with an update.


Comment 3 Fedora Update System 2021-04-20 01:18:08 UTC
FEDORA-2021-b20dce00b2 has been submitted as an update to Fedora 34.

Comment 4 Fedora Update System 2021-04-20 22:43:06 UTC
FEDORA-2021-b20dce00b2 has been pushed to the Fedora 34 stable repository.
If problem still persists, please make note of it in this bug report.

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