nspluginwrapper help request

Petrus de Calguarium kwhiskerz at gmail.com
Wed Nov 4 23:15:57 UTC 2009

Michal Jaegermann wrote:

> Indeed it does but it performs a bit of setup too.
I gathered that it does. I couldn't locate it, as it 
does not begin with ns or nsplugin, etc. That's why I 
started digging in /usr/lib.

> Wrapping plugins has also an effect of insulating
> these from a browser.
So I understand. This is what I was after. I was 
concerned that not calling the proper program might 
bypass exactly this functionality, while yet leading 
me to believe it was, since the links in 
mozilla/plugins-wrapped are created.

> See for yourself.
Well, I didn't look at the code yet, a script, I 

When I ran mozilla-plugin-config as root, it seemed to 
be working correctly and links in plugins-wrapped are 
created, but it does give me a few errors:

INFO: Linking /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins/gecko-
mediaplayer-rm.so to /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins-
WARNING: Failed.                                                                                                             
INFO: Linking /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins/gecko-
mediaplayer-wmp.so to /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins-
WARNING: Failed.                                                                                                             
INFO: Linking /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins/gecko-
mediaplayer-dvx.so to /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins-
WARNING: Failed.                                                                                                             
INFO: Linking /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins/gecko-
mediaplayer-qt.so to /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins-
WARNING: Failed.                                                                                                             
INFO: Linking /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins/gecko-
mediaplayer.so to /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins-
WARNING: Failed.                                                                                                             
INFO: Linking 
/usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins/libjavaplugin.so to 
WARNING: Failed.                                                                                                             

Is this because these are excluded in 

Why are they excluded?

Must I exclude them?

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