Unable to activate webcam

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Unable to activate webcam

Post by zorzi » 2019-05-07, 06:25

Hello,

Pale Moon can't reach/open webcam for chat sites. For instance:

https://bazoocam.org/

Has someone the same problem ?

Thanks.

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Re: Unable to activate webcam

Post by Isengrim » 2019-05-07, 08:08

A script on that page is looking for "navigator.mediaDevices". I suspect it's trying to use WebRTC, which isn't supported in Pale Moon.
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Re: Unable to activate webcam

Post by zorzi » 2019-05-07, 10:41

Thanks for answering. It used to work with previous versions of PM.

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Re: Unable to activate webcam

Post by Isengrim » 2019-05-07, 10:58

Pale Moon has never supported WebRTC, AFAIK. So if it used to work, it's likely because the website changed over to WebRTC from whatever they used to use.
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Re: Unable to activate webcam

Post by New Tobin Paradigm » 2019-05-07, 12:04

But Ascrod, websites never change we just break them with our incompetence while being insecure.
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Re: Unable to activate webcam

Post by zorzi » 2019-05-07, 13:15

Isengrim wrote:
2019-05-07, 10:58
Pale Moon has never supported WebRTC, AFAIK. So if it used to work, it's likely because the website changed over to WebRTC from whatever they used to use.
Ok. Thanks for explanations.

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