Install Silverlight for Linux Mint
You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install the Silverlight Firefox and Opera Browser Support by the Pipelight Package for Linux Mint 17.1 Rebecca LTS i386/amd64.
Pipelight allows one to run Windows browser plugins in the context of Linux browsers.
To Achieve this Pipelight do:
- Connects the Windows DLL with the Linux process
- Translates between platform dependent differences on the NPAPI
- Uses a Patched Wine version
Pipelight needs to start Wine to execute the pluginloader. This May Slow down the Start of Your Browser.
Open a Command Line Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands).
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apt-get install --install-recommends pipelight-multi
pipelight-plugin --enable silverlight
Restart Firefox Browser to Install Silverlight into Wine.
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