Monday, 28 May 2007

Configuring Embedded Audio in Firefox

To fix the "MMS is not a registered protocol" message when trying to view streaming content, here's the fix:

(1.) Open Firefox, type "about:config" (no quotes) in the address window, and click enter.

(2.) Right click on the window and choose [New], then [String] from the pop-up menu that appears.

(3.) In the first pop-up box, enter: "" (no quotes, and it might just be easier to cut 'n paste this into the box).

(4.) In the next pop-up box enter the path to Kaffeine (e.g. "/usr/bin/kaffeine").

(5.) Now, click in the main window again but choose [New] [Boolean]

(6.) In the first pop-up box, enter: "network.protocol-handler.external.mms"

(7.) In the second pop-up select [True].


Install the "media player connectivity" extension for Firefox from the url below, which allows you to open all embedded audio/video links in external media programs.

Port Forwarding for Various Applications.

Open up the D-Link router software by typing the following into the address bar of Firefox:

Type in your user name and password, then goto:



Rule Name: Vent1
Protocol: TCP
Port Start: 3784
Post End: 3784
Port Map: 3784

Rule Name: Vent2
Protocol: UDP
Port Start: 3784
Post End: 3784
Port Map: 3784


Rule Name: Amule1
Protocol: TCP
Port Start: 56633
Post End: 56633
Port Map: 56633

Rule Name: Amule2
Protocol: UDP
Port Start: 56677
Post End: 56677
Port Map: 56677

(not always needed - browser only)

Rule Name: Amule3
Protocol: TCP
Port Start: 59100
Post End: 59100
Port Map: 59100

Add individually to APPLIED RULES before saving and rebooting modem:


Saturday, 26 May 2007

Amule Node Url's

Amule KAD nodes list:

Amule ed2k serverlist: