Hardy: new Ubuntu Firefox addon?

NoOp glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Wed Apr 1 20:52:29 UTC 2009

On 04/01/2009 01:09 PM, Dotan Cohen wrote:
>> apt-cache show ubufox
> Tried that, it's very vague:
> "
> Description: Ubuntu Firefox specific configuration defaults and apt support
>  Extension package for Firefox provides ubuntu specific configuration defaults
>  as well as apt support for firefox plugins/extensions.
> "


$ gedit (or k...) /usr/share/ubufox/defaults/preferences/ubuntu-mods.js

and that will give you an idea of what it does.

It also pulls in plugins from here:
http://people.ubuntu.com/~asac/ (Alexander Sack's repo)

> // use ubuntu plugin finder service
> pref ("pfs.datasource.url", "http://people.ubuntu.com/~asac/cgi-bin/plugin-finder.py?mimetype=%PLUGIN_MIMETYPE%&appID=%APP_ID%&appVersion=%APP_VERSION%&clientOS=%CLIENT_OS%&chromeLocale=%CHROME_LOCALE%&distributionID=8.04");

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