Null Flash Plugin
I use Galeon (which uses Mozilla's rendering engine) and it has an
annoying bug where if you don't have a MIME type consumed it will
pop up a window which you can't disable asking if you want to
install a plugin to handle it. To fix this I downloaded the
Netscape plugin SDK and added the flash mime type
(application/x-shockwave-flash) to it. You can get a gzip'd precompiled
version for FreeBSD from here.
Here is a diff against the
Netscape plugin SDK which is obtainaible from Netscape's
To build it extract the SDK and apply the diff, then cd into
"examples/UnixTemplate/Unix" and type "make -f makefile.freebsd".
As of the 16th of June 2004 a ports version is available in
Last modified: Wed Jun 16 15:11:41 CST 2004