FreeBSD 7.0-CURRENT, firefox 2.0.x, and flash

Philip M. Gollucci philip at
Mon Jul 30 21:41:37 UTC 2007

Philip M. Gollucci wrote:
> IMHO this should be a handbook section.  If someone wants to help me
> out, I'll write the section.
Using 7.0-current, linux_base-fc6 firefox 2.0.x from ports, and,
nspluginwrapper from ports, and linux-flashplayer7 from ports:

echo "OVERRIDE_LINUX_BASE_PORT=fc6" >> /etc/make.conf
echo "compat.linux.osrelease=2.6.16" >> /etc/sysctl.conf

sysctl compat.linux.osrelease=2.6.16

pkg_add -r firefox
cd /usr/ports/www/nspluginwrapper ; make install clean
cd /usr/ports/emulators/linux_base-fc6 ; make install clean
cd /usr/ports/www/linux-flashplugin7 ; make install clean

nspluginwrapper -a -v -i

nspluginwrapper -l
  Original plugin: /usr/local/lib/npapi/linux-flashplugin/
  Wrapper version string:

Note, that

coredumps firefox

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