Flash and Firefox 3.6. Should flash work for sites like YouTube?

eculp eculp at encontacto.net
Wed Feb 10 23:29:45 UTC 2010

Quoting Warren Block <wblock at wonkity.com>:

> On Wed, 10 Feb 2010, Marco Beishuizen wrote:
>> For a long time I didn't got it working either. After upgrading  
>> FreeBSD to 8.0 I gave it another try and eventually got it working.  
>> By following all the steps on  
>> http://forums.freebsd.org/showthread.php?t=5786 flash should work.
> For 8.0, all I did was follow the Handbook.  Please try that before  
> following that thread.

It worked.  I am pretty sure that I had already done it all so this  
time I pkg_deleted www/linux-f10-flashplugin10, rebuilt it and  
nspluginwrapper, reinstalled and re-ran the nspluginwrapper script and  
it works great.

Thanks to you both,


> If what's in the Handbook doesn't work, please enter a PR.
> http://www.freebsd.org/doc/en_US.ISO8859-1/books/handbook/desktop-browsers.html
> -Warren Block * Rapid City, South Dakota USA

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