Re: adobe flash player in iceweasel does not work anymore in jessie
On 2015-09-08, Paul van der Vlis <firstname.lastname@example.org> wrote:
> Op 08-09-15 om 20:37 schreef Jimmy Johnson:
>> On 09/08/2015 10:40 AM, Haines Brown wrote:
>>> On Tue, Sep 08, 2015 at 12:38:17PM -0400, Ric Moore wrote:
>>>> On 09/08/2015 12:25 PM, Lisi Reisz wrote:
>>>>> But: why will it install in wheezy, but not in Jessie - and yet it
>>>>> is listed
>>>>> in neither. :-/
>>>> Methinks you have deb-multimedia configured somehow in your sources.
>>> I suspect something else is going on. I also am running Wheezy and have
>>> this line in sources.list:
>>> deb http://www.deb-multimedia.org wheezy main non-free
>>> I do an aptitude update and upgrade, and when I do:
>>> # aptitude install flashplayer-mozilla
>>> I get:
>>> No candidate version found for flashplayer-mozilla
>> I use synaptic and it's there for wheezy, jessie, stretch and sid..
> Not sure what this is for a package, but in Debian you have
> "flashplugin-nonfree" in contrib what downloads and installs the
> flashplugin for Mozilla.
> For Chromium there is "pepperflashplugin-nonfree".
> deb-multimedia in your sources.list can give conflicts, better do not
> use it.
> You can update the flashplugins with these commands:
> update-flashplugin-nonfree --install
> update-pepperflashplugin-nonfree --install
> Better make a daily cronjob to do this, because there are much problems
> with flash. I have removed it from my machine.
If you use flashplayer-mozilla from deb-multimedia, then you get updates
automatically. Conflicts are avoided by pinning the deb-multimedia