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Date:      Wed, 27 Oct 1999 20:30:45 EDT
Subject:   Re: No sound with flash plugin
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In a message dated 10/27/1999 4:14:55 PM Pacific Daylight Time, writes:

<< Because it's not an actual device?  :-)
That would explain it.

>> snd0 just creates mixer, sequencer, midi, dsp, etc (see the MAKEDEV script
>> in /dev).
>> Does the Linux Flash plugin now how to deal w/ the FreeBSD devices (I know
>> Linux and FreeBSD devices are not always treated the same as well as the
>> /proc system)?

Mabye that should be my real question...
>> There is, I believe, a native a.out version of the plugin for FreeBSD now
>> in the ports tree.  Might want to give that a try w/ a native Netscape. >>

I know, but it doesn't handle Flash4 at all, only Flash 3. It also doesn't 
support anti-aliasing. Interestingly, when I was running that plugin I also 
had the same problem that the sound would not play (along with the other 
problems aforementioned).


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