"Speaks For Itself" Plug-in not automatically Located/ Installable

RESOLVED WONTFIX

Status

RESOLVED WONTFIX
8 years ago
4 years ago

People

(Reporter: trappmanrhett, Unassigned)

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(Reporter)

Description

8 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.0; rv:2.0b13pre) Gecko/20110228 Firefox/4.0b13pre
Build Identifier: 

The following code is used on the above website and other websites to check for this plug-in.

<object ID="SpeechPluginObj" CLASSID="CLSID:E4DFABBD-F5F6-11D3-8421-0080C6F79C42" Width="0" Height="0"> 
<embed TYPE="application/x-SpeechPlugin" name="SpeechPluginObj" HIDDEN></embed> </object> 


<script LANGUAGE="javascript">

function IsSpeechPluginInstalled()
{
  if (navigator.appName == 'Netscape')
  {
    if (navigator.plugins["SpeechPlugin"]) return (1);
    else return (0);
  }
  else if (navigator.appName == "Microsoft Internet Explorer")
  {
    return CheckIEControl();
  }
}

</script>

Plug-In can be manually downloaded from:
http://download.speaksforitself.com/

Reproducible: Always



Expected Results:  
Please add automatic downloading using the "Plugin Finder Service".
(Reporter)

Updated

8 years ago
Version: unspecified → Trunk
Component: Plug-ins → plugins.mozilla.org
Product: Core → Websites
QA Contact: plugins → plugins-mozilla-org
Version: Trunk → unspecified

Updated

7 years ago
Component: plugins.mozilla.org → Plugin Finder Service
Product: Websites → Toolkit
QA Contact: plugins-mozilla-org → plugin.finder
PFS is being retired, and there are no plans to support the installation of additional plugin types (due to history of stability, performance, and security problems plugins introduce). Websites using these plugins should provide their own install information when the plugin is missing or migrate to HTML-based solutions.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 5 years ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
(Assignee)

Updated

4 years ago
Product: Toolkit → Toolkit Graveyard
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