Firefox plugins directory

Questions about applications and software
Forum rules
Before you post please read how to get help

Firefox plugins directory

Postby mokmeister on Sat Sep 27, 2008 12:26 pm

Hi all,

Can anyone tell me where the firefox plugins directory is in the Mint 5KDE CE? I'm asking because I installed DJVu 4 and the libre plugin, and it installed the plugin in /usr/lib/mozilla-firefox/plugins. So I put a soft link into /usr/lib/firefox/plugins pointing to the mozilla firefox plugins so file but it's still not picking up the djvu plugin as an installed plugin.

Any ideas would be appreciated,

Thanks and Regards,

Level 1
Level 1
Posts: 3
Joined: Tue Apr 08, 2008 2:48 am

Linux Mint is funded by ads and donations.

Re: Firefox plugins directory

Postby Husse on Mon Sep 29, 2008 5:06 am

Both the plugins directories you mention exists by default but I believe the plugin is in the /usr/lib/netscape folder
So the solution should be
cd /usr/lib/mozilla-firefox/plugins
ln -s /usr/lib/netscape/plugins/ .
Don't fix it if it ain't broken, don't break it if you can't fix it
Level 23
Level 23
Posts: 19652
Joined: Sun Feb 11, 2007 7:22 am
Location: Near Borås Sweden

Return to Software & Applications

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Centauri39 and 13 guests