[FoRK] pop-ups in firefox?

Mark Baker distobj at acm.org
Wed Mar 30 18:31:10 PST 2005


It's flash (or other plugin) trickery.

Go to about:config, and enter a new integer property called
"privacy.popups.disable_from_plugins", and give it the value 2.  As the
name suggests, this prevents plugins from opening popups.

Mark.

On Wed, Mar 30, 2005 at 05:58:07PM -0800, Joe Barrera wrote:
> Ok, web wizards. Can you explain to me why I am now once
> again getting pop-ups in FireFox, with the pop-up blocked enabled?
> 
> What's the trick, and can FireFox counter it?
> 
> - Joe
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