[PC-BSD Support] lost flash plugin

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.com
Mon Oct 27 11:22:43 PST 2008


Aaron Sloan wrote:
> 
> Arthur Barlow wrote:
>> Aaron Sloan wrote:
>>> I was doing some experimental upgrading. ha... Long story short, I 
>>> deleted .mozilla
>>> restarted firefox and it created a new profile but I no longer have 
>>> flash support.
>>> I uninstalled and reinstalled the pbi but still cannot get flash 
>>> support back.  Plugin doesn't appear to be installed.
>>> The question of my hour is, how do I get it back and what happened?
>>> Thank you,
>>> Aaron
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>>>
>> I would download the "Solaris" version from Adobe, and put the shared 
>> object file(s) in ".mozilla/plugins"
>>
> Tried but didn't get me flash back.  There wasn't even a folder called 
> /plugins so I created and placed.
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Don't do that :)

Run this command as your user:

# nspluginwrapper -a -v -i

That'll rescan and create your mozilla plugins, flash included.



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Kris Moore
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