Youtube (HTML5 player) doesn't go to fullscreen

John Jenkins shaggytwodope at
Mon Jul 20 22:35:52 CEST 2015

On Mon, Jul 20, 2015 at 03:21:28PM -0500, Abraham Baker wrote:
> Hi,
> When I go to any youtube video and try to make it fullscreen, nothing
> happens.  The button that increases the video size (by moving the 'next
> videos' bar) does work.
> F11 makes the WM UI go away (even though there's not much to it :), but it
> doesn't make the video fullscreen.  (I'm using the Awesome WM with Arch,
> and I'm not using a compositor since I had issues with compton before)
> Is there some setting I forgot to set or a dependency I didn't install?  I
> noticed during the Arch AUR git installation I had to install python-pypeg
> manually before makepkg -s would even run.
This is a known bug/issue in qtwebkit.
John "ShaggyTwoDope" Jenkins
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