how to enable linux flash player in firefox
andrewgould at yahoo.com
Sun Jan 28 17:18:16 UTC 2007
> From: Robert Huff <roberthuff at rcn.com>
> To: freebsd-questions at freebsd.org
> Sent: Sunday, January 28, 2007 7:44:41 AM
> Subject: Re: how to enable linux flash player in firefox
> Andreas Davour writes:
> > Anyway. Can we hope that patch is finding it's way into the main
> > branch with haste?
> As I understand it:
> 1) This patch is the "tip of the iceberg" for a much larger
> 2) That change will not debut globally until 7.0.
> 3) Unfortunately, a critical piece of the enabling
> infrastructure (www/linuxpluginwrapper) is broken by this and no one
> has stepped forward to fix it.
> Robert Huff
I installed gnash, the port related to effort to create an open source
flash player, including a plugin. Firefox recognizes it as a plugin; but
I still get the "missing plugin" message on many flash web pages.
Has anyone else here tried gnash? If so, what has your experience been?
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