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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,

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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/ .
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