Subject: Re: CVS commit: pkgsrc/www/firefox-bin-flash
To: Perry E. Metzger <>
From: Jeremy C. Reed <>
List: pkgsrc-changes
Date: 12/19/2006 09:08:37
> XXX Why do we have a separate multimedia/ns-flash package? The
> XXX packages to handle the opera plugins depend the ns-flash package
> XXX -- perhaps this could do the same so there is only one place this is
> XXX handled?

Nobody has got around to fixing it yet although it has been discussed 
several times over several years.

A related PR is

I think that a new package called "flashplayer" should be made (since that 
appears to be correct name). And that it creates symlinks for the 
different browsers. I used symlinks several times in the past for various 
plugins and that seems to work for me.