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commit 3dd006f1c1605beb043c2ec7f93780dc274e0204
parent 96e3ae41dd7038461f465d804ba95c3b13dbf0ff
Author: Christoph Lohmann <>
Date:   Tue,  4 Dec 2012 07:26:12 +0100

Adding a man section about how to handle plugins.

Msurf.1 | 15+++++++++++++--
1 file changed, 13 insertions(+), 2 deletions(-)

diff --git a/surf.1 b/surf.1 @@ -142,15 +142,26 @@ Toggle the enabling of plugins on that surf instance. .B F11 Toggle fullscreen mode. .SH ENVIRONMENT -.TP .B SURF_USERAGENT If this variable is set upon startup, surf will use it as the useragent string .TP .B http_proxy If this variable is set and not empty upon startup, surf will use it as the http proxy +.SH PLUGINS +For using plugins in surf, first determine your running architecture. Then get +the appropriate plugin for that architecture and copy it to +.BR /usr/lib/browser-plugins +or +.BR /usr/lib64/browser-plugins. +Surf should load them automatically. +.BR +If you want to use a 32bit plugin on a 64bit system, +.BR nspluginwrapper(1) +will help you. .SH SEE ALSO .BR dmenu(1), .BR xprop(1), -.BR tabbed(1) +.BR tabbed(1), +.BR nspluginwrapper(1) .SH BUGS Please report them!