[CFT] Firefox 3.6 for FreeBSD

Christian Laursen xi at borderworlds.dk
Fri Feb 5 09:36:56 UTC 2010

Greg Lewis wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 05, 2010 at 09:27:49AM +0100, Dominic Fandrey wrote:
>> Greg Lewis wrote:

>>> Well, I don't believe the java plugin works with Firefox 3.5, so this isn't
>>> a new development.
>> You are mistaken here, the Java plugin works fine with firefox35.
> Hmm.  So I've got the plugin installed from the current diablo-jre16 port
> and firefox35 doesn't find it.  What does your set up look like?  For me
> its:
>> ls -l /usr/local/lib/browser_plugins/libjavaplugin_oji.so 
> lrwxr-xr-x  1 root  wheel  63 Nov  8 10:50 /usr/local/lib/browser_plugins/libjavaplugin_oji.so -> /usr/local/diablo-jre1.6.0/plugin/i386/ns7/libjavaplugin_oji.so

It is neccesary to symlink it into /usr/local/lib/firefox3/plugins 
manually for it to work. I have not had any problems with the plugin on 
Firefox 3.5 using that approach.

Christian Laursen

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