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Moonlight is a free and open source implementation of [http://silverlight.net/ Silverlight], primarily for Linux and other Unix/X11 based operating systems. Moonlight 1.0 was released on January 20 2009 and Moonlight 2 was released December 17, 2009
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Moonlight is a free and open source implementation of [http://silverlight.net/ Silverlight], primarily for Linux and other Unix/X11 based operating systems. Moonlight 1.0 was released on January 20 2009 and Moonlight 2 was released on December 17, 2009.
  
Moonlight is also usable in others browsers aside of Firefox, as a Gtk+ widget.
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== Installation ==
  
==Installation==
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=== Mozilla Firefox ===  
Moonlight package has been removed from Arch Linux (since ?).
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There are two options for installing Moonlight in Firefox.
Go to the [http://www.go-mono.com/moonlight/download.aspx Download page of Moonlight website] and download and install the ''xpi'' file.
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'''Option 1''': Go to the [http://www.go-mono.com/moonlight/download.aspx download page] of the Moonlight website and download and install the ''xpi'' file.
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'''Option 2''': Install the [https://aur.archlinux.org/packages.php?ID=52929 firefox-moonlight] package from [[AUR]].
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=== Google Chrome ===
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Installing extensions from outside the [https://chrome.google.com/webstore/category/home Chrome Web Store] is a hidden option in newer versions of Chrome.
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# Download the [http://www.go-mono.com/moonlight/download.aspx Moonlight package] for Chrome.
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# Make sure no page is currently opened inside Chrome that is trying to load Silverlight/Moonlight.
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# Go to the extensions page.
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# Enable 'Developer mode' (top right).
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# Now drag and drop the extension file you downloaded in step 1 to the extensions page.
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# You can now turn off developer mode if you wish.
  
 
== Resources ==
 
== Resources ==
 
* [http://www.mono-project.com/Moonlight Moonlight Project]
 
* [http://www.mono-project.com/Moonlight Moonlight Project]
 
* [http://www.go-mono.com/moonlight/ Get Moonlight]
 
* [http://www.go-mono.com/moonlight/ Get Moonlight]

Revision as of 04:31, 3 December 2012


Moonlight is a free and open source implementation of Silverlight, primarily for Linux and other Unix/X11 based operating systems. Moonlight 1.0 was released on January 20 2009 and Moonlight 2 was released on December 17, 2009.

Installation

Mozilla Firefox

There are two options for installing Moonlight in Firefox.

Option 1: Go to the download page of the Moonlight website and download and install the xpi file.

Option 2: Install the firefox-moonlight package from AUR.

Google Chrome

Installing extensions from outside the Chrome Web Store is a hidden option in newer versions of Chrome.

  1. Download the Moonlight package for Chrome.
  2. Make sure no page is currently opened inside Chrome that is trying to load Silverlight/Moonlight.
  3. Go to the extensions page.
  4. Enable 'Developer mode' (top right).
  5. Now drag and drop the extension file you downloaded in step 1 to the extensions page.
  6. You can now turn off developer mode if you wish.

Resources