@aral I really wish mastodon had a preference to automatically replace yt links with the invidious instance of choice .. maybe next xmas;)
media.ccc.de is a url itself and it hosts the media
Though I like Invidious/yewtu.be I (too) often get the error message:
> The media could not be loaded, either because the server or network failed or because the format is not supported.
Then, if I really want to watch it, I need to choose YouTube, or, well, pick another Invidious instance.
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