[linux-elitists] Flash banners: they suck
Karsten M. Self
Sat Sep 8 22:20:40 PDT 2001
on Sun, Sep 09, 2001 at 02:09:07AM +0100, Sean "Reading with the
comprehension bit set arbitrarially" Neakums (email@example.com) wrote:
> begin Karsten M Self quotation:
> > Unfortunately, Flash pops up a request for the appropriate plugin
> > each time one is encountered.
> No, it does not. Your Web browser does that. Either install a proxy
> that filters Flash entirely, or file a bug.
To expand the shorthand I'd written, "encountering Flash content causes
the browser to display a 'download plugin' dialog". Yes, I'm familiar
with the general principles. And, yes, as indicated, I'm pursuing this
on the appropriate Galeon discussion list.
I believe the functionality is in Mozilla/Gecko, not Galeon per se.
Karsten M. Self <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://kmself.home.netcom.com/
What part of "Gestalt" don't you understand? There is no K5 cabal
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