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Re: adobe flash player in Iceweasel does not work anymore in Jessie

On 09/11/2015 12:51 PM, The Wanderer wrote:
> Before a new user, I'd recommend trying just a new Firefox profile:
> https://support.mozilla.org/en-US/kb/profile-manager-create-and-remove-firefox-profiles
> You can use this to run multiple profiles for different purposes, and I
> _think_ that when combined with -no-remote, you can also use it to run
> multiple Firefox instances in parallel using different profiles. (I
> can't swear to that at the moment, though.)

FWIW, on jessie, I have 2 distinct instances of iceweasel that can play
youtube videos concurrently (not that I'd want to do that).
pulseaudio settings are default.

> ~$ ps ax |grep iceweasel
>  5304 ?        Sl   250:05 iceweasel -new-instance -P default
> 25779 pts/4    Sl     0:19 iceweasel -new-instance -P fb
> 25867 pts/4    Rl     0:51 /usr/lib/iceweasel/plugin-container /usr/lib/flashplayer-mozilla/libflashplayer.so -greomni /usr/lib/iceweasel/omni.ja -appomni /usr/lib/iceweasel/browser/omni.ja -appdir /usr/lib/iceweasel/browser 25779 plugin
> 25939 ?        Sl     0:02 /usr/lib/iceweasel/plugin-container /usr/lib/flashplayer-mozilla/libflashplayer.so -greomni /usr/lib/iceweasel/omni.ja -appomni /usr/lib/iceweasel/browser/omni.ja -appdir /usr/lib/iceweasel/browser 5304 plugin
> 25958 pts/4    S+     0:00 grep iceweasel

And yes, a fresh iceweasel profile will clear out any legacy settings
that could be getting in your way.

Good luck!

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