User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0 In web pages with embedded plugin content, where the respective plugin is disabled, a place holder should appear and allow for immediate viewing of the content by clicking, much like Flashblock (http://flashblock.mozdev.org/). This should be the behaviour for ANY plugin installed. The main reason for this is very annoying flash adds which cannot be disabled by blocking images from certain servers, but one is still liable to want to watch animations, or play games, etc, without having to deal with the CPU hogging and general annoyance of flash adds. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: N/A Actual Results: Content simply does not appear and cannot be made to appear by clicking. Expected Results: A place holder should appear so that content can selectively be viewed even if plugins are disabled. I imagine that this should be easy to implement by anyone that can code, simply by following the implementation of Flashblocker and modifying the enabling/disabling operation for the plugins.
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sorry for bugspam, long-overdue mass reassign of ancient QA contact bugs, filter on "beltznerLovesGoats" to get rid of this mass change