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Bug#655841: Please remove Gnash from default Debian install, as it crashes

Quoting Alexey Eromenko (al4321@gmail.com):

> Unfortunately the Free Software community has not yet developed stable
> flash player, therefore I suggest to avoid installing _unstable_
> software by default.
> The rule of thumb is to avoid regressions in general, and crashes in particular.

Thank you for explaining me how software development works. I wasn't
aware about this. I thought the point was constantly making systems crash.

> If a particular (even necessary) component is not ready it should not
> be pushed into a default desktop installation. It can be provided with
> a "BETA" or "technical preview" label for advanced users to install
> manually.
> In many cases, the lack of flash player will _improve_ user
> experience: www.amd.com and www.google.com/finance are two examples;
> If they detect browser without flash, they give the user static
> version of the content. With gnash -- it just crash.

I have a small intuition that some people might disagree, here.

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