Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 429756
click-to-play is irritating
Last modified: 2014-03-16 23:12:12 EDT
Description of problem:
swfdec-mozilla requires a click to start any flash widget. This is
a deviation from 'expected' flash behavior.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Actually, I find this to be a nice feature, since I hate how some sites go crazy
with their use of flash. ;)
The idea for this is still to make the plugin know on which sites it should
automatically start playback and on which sites it shouldn't. Same for sound
on/off. But noone has yet written the code for this. See
But how does this help the normal user case? When it's part of a web site's
standard display, how is it useful to the user to have to click on 3-5 separate
Changing version to '9' as part of upcoming Fedora 9 GA.
More information and reason for this action is here:
Autoplay has been implemented in 0.8.0, which should show up in Rawhide tomorrow.