firefox3: where are hidden the plugins settings?
glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Fri Oct 3 15:29:38 UTC 2008
On 10/03/2008 08:22 AM, NoOp wrote:
> On 10/03/2008 06:11 AM, Pierre Frenkiel wrote:
>> On Thu, 2 Oct 2008, NoOp wrote:
>>> . . .
>> thank you NoOp for these informations, but I knew "locate" and "about:plugins"
>> since many years...
>> Alas. I asked neither how to find the installed plugins, nor where
>> they are, but how FX3 makes its choice.
>> It's why I looked at mozplugerrc and mimetypes, but it seems, if I understood
>> well, that they are used only for external helpers, and not plugins.
> OK, I'll repeat:
> If you are looking for where Fx3 (Ubuntu version) gets all of it's
> default preinstalled plugins from, look in
> $ ls
> libnullplugin.so libunixprintplugin.so
> librhythmbox-itms-detection-plugin.so libvlcplugin.so
> libtotem-basic-plugin.so mozplugger.so
> libtotem-basic-plugin.xpt mplayerplug-in-dvx.so
> libtotem-complex-plugin.so mplayerplug-in-dvx.xpt
> libtotem-complex-plugin.xpt mplayerplug-in-qt.so
> libtotem-cone-plugin.so mplayerplug-in-qt.xpt
> libtotem-cone-plugin.xpt mplayerplug-in-rm.so
> libtotem-gmp-plugin.so mplayerplug-in-rm.xpt
> libtotem-gmp-plugin.xpt mplayerplug-in.so
> libtotem-mully-plugin.so mplayerplug-in-wmp.so
> libtotem-mully-plugin.xpt mplayerplug-in-wmp.xpt
> libtotem-narrowspace-plugin.so mplayerplug-in.xpt
Sorry, I hit the send button too soon. That's where they are, the
registration is in:
However, I put all of my plugins in
/home/<user>/.mozilla/firefox/plugins/ so that I can keep track of what
is installed and what is not.
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