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Old 09-20-2005, 11:29 PM   #1
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Question Mozilla not showing plugger


I installed mozilla 1.7.11 after unintalling mozilla 1.4.2. Now all of my plugins are gone. I checked the about plugins under Mozilla's help, but the programs that are in the plugins folder (usr/lib/mozilla/plugins) are not on the help page. And please, no RTFM's - I am but could use some help also.
 
Old 09-20-2005, 11:41 PM   #2
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follow this link for mozilla plugins in Linux

http://plugindoc.mozdev.org/linux.html

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Old 09-21-2005, 11:28 PM   #3
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Talking got it working

I had to find the right file to put the symbolic link into first (usr/lib/mozilla/plugins). Next in Terminal I CD'ed over to that file, then I made a symbolic link to the plugger.so file (ln -s /home/xxxx/plugger/plugger-5.1.3/plugger.so). What really complicated it was I had a typo in my first attempt. That created a "blind link" and since there was already a plugger.so link, it would not let me create another one of the exact same name. Once I realized that and deleted the blind link, everything worked great.
And you have to in root to do this too.
 
  


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