flash plugin after xorg update

Norberto Meijome freebsd at meijome.net
Sun Sep 16 19:52:15 PDT 2007

On Sun, 16 Sep 2007 17:16:43 -0400
"Tsu-Fan Cheng" <tfcheng at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi,
>   not sure if these two are really related, only know that my flash plugin
> doesnt work after I update xorg and re-enter x windows. I first re-install
> plugins by deleting the old plugs directory and then running nsplugwrapper
> -v -a -i, anyhow, here is the error message:

flash broke for me* when I upgraded nspluginwrapper (definitely before touching
xorg 7.3) . I fixed it by running the nsplugginwrapper command to install **AS
ROOT** . Don't ask me why it doesnt work as my normal user...

*(my symptoms were a bit different though, it would just time out when calling
flash... so each flash object in a page would take 40 seconds or
so....sllooowwww brooowwwsssiiinnngggg :-) )

good luck,
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