[plug] 64-bit annoyances

Daniel Foote freefoote at gmail.com
Tue Dec 18 07:04:15 WST 2007


> Ya, lot of plugins in FF does not support 64bit.  You might want to run
> both 32 bit and 64 bit in your machine and use 64bit only when you can
> use it without problems.

I used to use swiftfox for this reason on my Debian boxes. However, I
found nspluginwrapper, which wraps 32 bit plugins for a 64-bit
Firefox/Iceweasel. So far it's worked really well for flash and the

In Debian you can apt-get install nspluginwrapper. You still have to
do some post setup, but it's not too hard.

Daniel Foote.

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