Re: can't play Flash anymore
On Mon, 3 Sep 2007 17:13:11 -0400, I wrote:
> I'm quite perplexed. I have two Etch machines, and on each of them, Flash
> recently stopped working. It worked on both within the past month.
On Mon, 03 Sep 2007 21:40:49 -0400, email@example.com replied:
> does it work in firefox?
> and have you tried the below or using automatix? sorry, dont have a
> direct answer, dont use x alot on etch.
> debian:/# apt-get install flashplugin-nonfree
This is all in iceweasel. I have not tried the install you suggested. It
appears that flashplugin-nonfree is version 220.127.116.11.1, which is older than
flashplayer-mozilla (18.104.22.168-0.2). I did try the latest version at the
Adobe download site (22.214.171.124), but that didn't help.
I just noticed something interesting. If I go to
under Windows, I see that they are offering version 10.2.0.023. If I go from
Linux, they have 126.96.36.199. I think v10 has been around for a few months, but
the problem is less than a month old. But it may be that the sites I can't
bring up have moved to a format that v9 can't play. On the other hand, I'm
not hearing that other Etch users are having problems (at youtube, for