what changed recently with browser plugins?
perrin at apotheon.com
Tue Nov 13 16:05:47 PST 2007
On Sun, Nov 11, 2007 at 08:52:40AM -0600, Jonathan Horne wrote:
> i want to say it was early to mid-october, that standard opera and firefox
> stopped working (upon upgrade) with the plugins (flash). previously, most
> flash that i would encounter worked fine in opera, which was my preference
> since java (such as weathermaps on www.noaa.gov) worked without a hitch as
> now that time has passed, flashplugin has stopped working with standard opera,
> and now that im woefully using linux-opera, the java stuff doesnt work like i
> would expect.
> is there anyway to get my updated system to behave like it used to? (mostly
> pertaining to flash, as java still works right under 'standard' opera).
I think it was about the same time linux-flashplugin7 + nspluginwrapper
stopped working with Firefox here. Now, instead of Flash objects, I just
get a broad, empty area where the Flash object is supposed to appear.
Oh, and I get absurdly slow page load times where I didn't before, too.
CCD CopyWrite Chad Perrin [ http://ccd.apotheon.org ]
They always say that when life gives you lemons you should make lemonade.
I always wonder -- isn't the lemonade going to suck if life doesn't give
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