how to enable linux flash player in firefox
tfcheng at gmail.com
Sat Jan 27 21:17:01 UTC 2007
my psersonal flash experience with
opera by going to youtube is linux-opera works but not native
On 1/27/07, Andreas Davour <ante at update.uu.se> wrote:
> On Sat, 27 Jan 2007, Tijl Coosemans wrote:
> > On Saturday 27 January 2007 13:20, Andreas Davour wrote:
> >> On Sat, 27 Jan 2007, Tijl Coosemans wrote:
> >>> Flash9 is very unstable though, so you'll probably want to stay
> >>> with flash7 for now.
> >> Since I have had serious problems getting even Flash7 to work,
> >> following instructions found here at the list, could you please
> >> summarize the steps for getting the older Flash version running? I'm
> >> begining to suspect something more is needed than the information
> >> I've found. Do e.g. I have to run firefox under Linux emulation?
> > When I need to access a flash site (and only then, the rest are ads
> > anyway), I simply use linux-firefox (or linux-opera) with
> > linux-flashplugin7. That works by simply installing those ports. No
> > extra configuration is necessary.
> I'm tempted to install linux-firefox or linux-opera myself, since you
> have no problems with them
> > If you want to use flash with native freebsd browsers, you need to use
> > linuxpluginwrapper (only for FreeBSD 5.x and 6.x). The details are
> > explained at
> > http://freebsd.kde.org/howtos/konqueror-flash.php
> > If that doesn't work, please specify which FreeBSD version you're
> > using and which browser.
> I followed those instructions and with firefox-18.104.22.168_1,1 it gives this
> /libexec/ld-elf.so.1: /usr/local/lib/pluginwrapper/flash7.so: Undefined
> symbol "_dlsym"
> Since I'm now using 6.2-PRERELEASE I guess it could be fixed in the
> final RELEASE, but it would be nice to know if someone can recognize
> "_dlsym" and say it is so.
> A: Because it fouls the order in which people normally read text.
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