Flash not working with Firefox in 3.1 final [Solved]

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Flash not working with Firefox in 3.1 final [Solved]

Post#1 by Ed_P » 12 Dec 2014, 04:39

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How does one play Flash sites with FireFox in 3.1 final? According to USM a Flash player is already installed.

http://www.coolmath-games.com/0-red-ball-4/index.html

http://www.coolmath-games.com/0-extreme ... index.html

http://games.myway.com/games/clever/pla ... ontrol.xml
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Re: Flash not working with Firefox in 3.1 final

Post#2 by fanthom » 12 Dec 2014, 08:21

looks like firefox is not finding flash in /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins folder anymore ...
i'll try to find what's wrong and update modules/ISOs on the server. have to recompile kernel anyway to fix EFI issue.
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Re: Flash not working with Firefox in 3.1 final

Post#3 by tome » 12 Dec 2014, 08:52

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ln -s /usr/lib64/mozilla /usr/lib
should help.

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Re: Flash not working with Firefox in 3.1 final

Post#4 by fanthom » 12 Dec 2014, 14:20

tanks a lot tome.

i have updated firefox module in the wizard and on the server:
http://dl.porteus.org/x86_64/current/mo ... irefox.xzm
and going to respin static ISOs soon.

anyone affected: please download this module again (only 64bit version has changed).
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