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I have a SYABAS-based NAS Multimedia Server, which is connected via LAN to a PC running embedded Linux.

I can get a list of content on the NAS device, but when I press play, it does not play, but displays the text path of the media file itself.

In short it does not play streamed content, whereas the same content I am able to play using Windows based Internet Explorer.

I meed a media player to work with embedded linux....

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What are you currently trying to use to play the media file? –  michaelmior Jul 25 '09 at 11:50
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I believe it would be because you don't have appropriate plugins installed in your browser to play the content. If you are using Firefox, you might want to look at the VLC Mozilla plugin which you can probably download through your distro.

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