Re: More macromedia flash player
On Wed, 2002-02-20 at 16:03, Matt Christian wrote:
> I had success building everything except for the "Kflash" piece. To
> turn off the Kflash compilation just modify the flash Makefile with the
> following simple patch:
> --- Makefile.orig Sun Jan 7 20:17:54 2001
> +++ Makefile Sun Jan 7 20:18:02 2001
> @@ -1,4 +1,4 @@
> -SUBDIRS= Jpeg Zlib Lib Player Plugin Kflash
> +SUBDIRS= Jpeg Zlib Lib Player Plugin
You also have to build with -fPIC or the plugin will randomly fail.
> Unfortunately, the GPL Flash Mozilla/Netscape plugin doesn't support
> Flash 5, which some sites seem to be using. Another problem (for me
> anyway) is that the GPL Flash plugin seems to crash Mozilla.
Indeed, someone will have to track down this bug and fix it. At least
it's the same on i386. :)
Thanks for your interesting pointers.
Earthling Michel Dänzer (MrCooper)/ Debian GNU/Linux (powerpc) developer
XFree86 and DRI project member / CS student, Free Software enthusiast