Bug 1414009 - Add page explaining missing plugin support. r=IanN
authorFrank-Rainer Grahl <frgrahl@gmx.net>
Thu, 12 Mar 2020 14:18:17 +0100
changeset 1419 8294f8c7883ced4edd9694c9fc5d46767eefa875
parent 1418 fb18a4739875338acc9d99d7bd26bc71c792b9ab
child 1420 c0346888b6a1134bc9ac1f17a1a243456b942a3e
push id192
push userfrgrahl@gmx.net
push dateThu, 12 Mar 2020 14:02:13 +0000
Bug 1414009 - Add page explaining missing plugin support. r=IanN
--- a/src/doc/index.en.html
+++ b/src/doc/index.en.html
@@ -41,16 +41,17 @@ requirements for using it are and how to
   <li><a href="features">SeaMonkey Features</a></li>
   <li><a href="screenshots">Screenshots</a></li>
   <li><a href="system-requirements">System requirements</a></li>
   <li><a href="install-and-uninstall">Installation and uninstallation</a></li>
   <li><a href="profiles">Profiles</a></li>
   <li><a href="geolocation">Location-Aware Browsing</a></li>
   <li><a href="forms">Forms</a></li>
+  <li><a href="npapi">NPAPI plugins</a></li>
   <li><a href="sync">Sync</a></li>
   <li><a href="https://wiki.mozilla.org/SeaMonkey/FAQ">Frequently Asked Questions</a></li>
 <h2 id="community">Community Help</h2>
 The best source for Help with SeaMonkey is the
new file mode 100644
--- /dev/null
+++ b/src/doc/npapi.en.html
@@ -0,0 +1,32 @@
+<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.01//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/html4/strict.dtd">
+<html lang="en">
+<meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8">
+<meta http-equiv="Content-Language" content="en">
+<meta http-equiv="Content-Style-Type" content="text/css">
+<meta http-equiv="Content-Script-Type" content="text/javascript">
+<link rel="top" href="../" title="SeaMonkey Project">
+<link rel="up" href="./" title="Documentation &amp; Help">
+<title>NPAPI plugin support</title>
+<h1>NPAPI plugins</h1>
+<h2>Why do Oracle Java, Microsoft Silverlight, Adobe Acrobat Reader and other
+  plugins no longer work?</h2>
+<div class="section">
+  <p>Since SeaMonkey 2.53.1, installed NPAPI plugins are no longer supported in
+  SeaMonkey, except for Adobe Flash Player. Some of the plugins that no longer
+  load in SeaMonkey, even though they may be installed on your computer,
+  include Java, Silverlight and Acrobat Reader.</p>
+  <p>If you need a replacement for the Acrobat Reader plugin take a look at
+  the <a href="https://github.com/IsaacSchemm/pdf.js-seamonkey/releases">pdf
+  viewer adapted for SeaMonkey by Isaac Schemm</a>.</p>