This page contains information on the Cisco OpenH264 firefox plugin.
Cisco provides a binary version of a OpenH264 plugin for firefox. This plugin is needed for WebRTC along with other H264 decoding. This binary is released under this agreement from Cisco: http://www.openh264.org/BINARY_LICENSE.txt
Upstream firefox versions download and install this plugin by default automatically. Due to it's binary nature, Fedora disables this automatic download.
Source for this plugin is available at https://github.com/cisco/openh264 under a BSD license.
Manual install of binary
- View and agree to the http://www.openh264.org/BINARY_LICENSE.txt
- mkdir -p ~/.mozilla/firefox/<yourprofile>/gmp-gmpopenh264/1.1/
- cd ~/.mozilla/firefox/<yourprofile>/gmp-gmpopenh264/1.1/
- unzip ~/openh264-linux64-v1.1-Firefox33.zip
- restart firefox