flash: linux firefox vs linuxpluginwrapper
icantthinkofone at charter.net
Fri Nov 9 18:02:52 PST 2007
Philip M. Gollucci wrote:
> Philip M. Gollucci wrote:
>> John wrote:
>>> I've been struggling to get a handle on the FreeBSD system. Making good
>>> progress, but then I ran into the fact that Firefox on FreeBSD can't do
>>> flash. Definite showstopper, for me. Ok, then I tried to use the
>>> linuxpluginwrapper approach, and it didn't work.
>>> It made me recall, in reading up on FreeBSD, I did see where somebody
>>> installed both Firefox and Linx-firefox.
>>> So before I do battle with this Linux wrapper approach, I wondered if I
>>> would be better off simply installing the Linux-firefox?
>>> Is that easier? More likely to work?
> ----> cd /usr/ports/emulators/linux_base-fc6 ; make install clean
> There is now:
> cd /usr/ports/emulators/linux_base-f7 ; make install clean
> which you should use instead -- its newer :)
btw, you don't need both native and Linux Firefox. Native Firefox an do
flash just fine.
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