[blfs-support] Lots of problems with Firefox
Fernando de Oliveira
famobr at yahoo.com.br
Tue Dec 3 17:17:22 PST 2013
Em 03-12-2013 21:50, Richard escreveu:
> in my LFS 7.4 system. But I noticed that the older Flash
> plugin complained that it could not open the cURL library.
> I had installed cURL in my LFS 7.2 build (I can't remember
> now why), but I hadn't yet installed it in LFS 7.4,
> since I don't think I saw it mentioned as a required or
> recommended dependency for any of the packages that I
> installed (but it is listed as an optional dependency for
Thanks for this update to your problem.
Now that you mention, ISTR having had this problem once, or read about
it, and yours is a good solution. The dependency of flash-plugin is
mentioned in distributions that support it, just searched for <<curl
fedora "flash plugin">>, and obtained, e.g., for Fedora, CentOS, et al:
> By the way, is there a way to disable Java script in
> Firefox 23.0.1? It used to be a selection in edit ->
> preferences but I can't find it in this version of
Mine is in pt_BR, so, I am translating. Controls for each plugin,
Addons -> Plugins, then you have the plugins, and for most, three
choices: always activate, never activate, ask to activate.
But I use OpenJDK, choose 'always activate", and control with noscript
BTW, in thunderbird, I prefer to choose "never activate for all of them,
sometimes had to reconfigure, after a plugin was updated.
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