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Re: Developing flash on debian

On Mon, Sep 20, 2004 at 08:19:27AM -0400, S.D.A. wrote:
> On Sun, Sep 19, 2004 at 07:54:13PM -0400 or thereabouts, Michael Marsh wrote:
> > On Sun, 19 Sep 2004 18:43:07 -0400, Carl Fink <carl@fink.to> wrote:
> > > Well, the most obvious is flashblock.
> > 
> > I don't think that's what Pigeon had in mind, useful though it is.
> > I think what he(?) meant was something that extracts the navigation
> > URLs within a flash animation so that the site is navigable.  For
> > example, many sites have a flash-based homepage with no
> > non-flash links presented, so if you're not running flash, the site
> > is useless.
> Actually NOT so -- I would think these kind of Flash sites are in the minority,
> at least in 2004.

They are, at least among the kind of sites I tend to visit (mainly
technical ones). But they do exist, and they are a nuisance, and a
plugin as described above would be very useful.


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