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Re: Firefox 1.5 plugins

Ken Wahl wrote:
> What worked for me was re-creating the symlinks that were in
> /usr/lib/mozilla-firefox/plugins in the new plugin folder for
> firefox 1.5 which is /usr/lib/firefox/plugins
> For example with the flashplugin-nonfree..
> cd /usr/lib/firefox/plugins
> ln -s /usr/lib/flashplugin-nonfree/flashplayer.xpt flashplayer.xpt
> ln -s /usr/lib/flashplugin-nonfree/libflashplayer.so libflashplayer.so
> The above has to be done as root.
> I also had to do this with my java , acrobat and helix player plugins.
> The only plugins that automagically made the transition were the
> mplayer plugins.

I think I can just copy the symlinks from my
/usr/lib/mozilla-firefox/plugins to /usr/lib/firefox/plugins and it
should work fine. But the upgrade should have been smart enough to copy
the symlinks automatically. Or atleast there should be a warning before
the upgrade starts.


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