Flash Player 11 under Debian Lenny
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I'm still using Debian Lenny, and would like to use Flash Player 11
under my Iceweasel (aka Firefox). I've downloaded the necessary file
<http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/otherversions/> (running 32 bits),
three times because I tried the three proposed alternatives.
When necessary, I put libflashplayer.so under
Each time, the plugin is correctly detected by Iceweasel, as can be
seen at Tools > Add-ons > Plugins (`Shockwave Flash 11.1 r102').
However, when I try to load a webpage containing a flash animation,
nothing loads, and it looks like I've got no Flash.
Consequently, I'm assuming Flash Player 11 (the v10 works like a charm
here) needs other packages, maybe more recent versions than the ones I
Could someone provide more info on this? I need to install the v11
because many websites I'm regularly visiting (like Dailymotion) do not
accept playing with a v10 Flash player (`You need to install Flash
Player 11 [...].').
Note that I tried putting the .so file under ~/.mozilla/plugins/ but
it systematically crashes Iceweasel.
All the best,
Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish
and you feed him for a lifetime.
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