Originally Posted by dailyalice
I was stumped briefly when I couldn't find where I could adjust preferences for the plug-in. FWIW I've been using the plug-in on my Mac just fine without any crashes. First crash I had in some time came after adjusting from where you can configure things now (plug-ins page). Only happened the once though. (Am running OS X 10.7.4 on an 11" Air.)
If you change the config a lot, you can set a hotkey to pull up the FFDL config dialog.
Without a Mac of my own to test on, and the rather sporadic problem reporting for Mac I've been getting, I went with a rather brute force 'fix'.