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patch #7615: Add support for getting nsplugin headers from npapi-sdk in addition to xulrunner

Submitted by:  Nathan Phillip Brink <ohnobinki>
Submitted on:  Fri 16 Sep 2011 12:46:20 AM UTC  
Category:  build Priority:  5 - Normal
Status:  Done Privacy:  Public
Assigned to:  Gabriele Giacone <gg0> Open/Closed:  Closed

Wed 11 Jun 2014 06:01:51 PM UTC, comment #1:

Pushed fb38a90ab.

Gabriele Giacone <gg0>
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Fri 16 Sep 2011 12:46:20 AM UTC, original submission:

The npapi-sdk project installs the nsplugin headers necessary for a plugin to implement the nsplugin interface. Its purpose is to allow people to avoid installing xulrunner/firefox/seamonkey as a prerequisite to compiling their nsplugins. This can be beneficial to people who do not use mozilla-based browsers and want to compile nsplugins or as a more lightweight build dependency for a plugin (such as in a build tinderbox setup). It also makes distros happier.

This patch causes gnash's buildsystem to first check for presence of npapi-sdk. If that copy of the nsplugin is unavailable, it falls back to the current behavior of searching for mozilla-plugin. Thus, it should not affect people who want to build the plugin using the traditional method.

This patch is by mgorny and extracted from an attachment at .

Nathan Phillip Brink <ohnobinki>


Attached Files
file #23978:  gnash-npapi-sdk.patch added by ohnobinki (964B - text/x-patch)


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    Date Changed by Updated Field Previous Value => Replaced by
    2014-06-11 gg0 StatusNone => Done
        Assigned tobjacques => gg0
        Open/ClosedOpen => Closed
    2013-08-05 bjacques Assigned toNone => bjacques
    2011-09-16 ohnobinki Attached File- => Added gnash-npapi-sdk.patch, #23978
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