Re: adobe flash player in iceweasel does not work anymore in jessie
On Wed, 9 Sep 2015 14:28:57 +0100
Lisi Reisz <email@example.com> wrote:
>On Wednesday 09 September 2015 14:12:57 Brian wrote:
>> On Wed 09 Sep 2015 at 11:01:29 +0100, Lisi Reisz wrote:
>> > On Wednesday 09 September 2015 09:44:28 Paul van der Vlis wrote:
>> > > Op 09-09-15 om 08:20 schreef Jimmy Johnson:
>> > > > On 09/08/2015 10:43 PM, Lisi Reisz wrote:
>> > > >> But I still haven't got it going on the computer that is attached to
>> > > >> the TV,
>> > > >> and I don't actually want it on my desktop. And it doesn't work on
>> > > >> my husband's desktop.
>> > > >>
>> > > >> Lisi
>> > > >
>> > > > Lisi if you are asking? I can tell you 'flashplayer-mozilla' works
>> > > > without the problems that 'flashplayer-nonfree' has, So if you are
>> > > > having problems watching internet video you should give
>> > > > flashplayer-mozilla a try.
>> > >
>> > > Which problems has flashplayer-nonfree?
>> > Channel 4oD and channel 5 refuse to play.
>> You have signed in successfully. Please describe what happens and what
>> you see on the screen when you try to watch a programme.
>All three boxen are different.
>One just plays. With flashplayer-mozilla.
>One I see an eternally turning white circle.
>One starts to play and then stops and refuses to go any further until I turn
>adblock off. I have no adblock. I have even installed adblock so that I
>could turn it off. When that didn't work I uninstalled it again.
>On the Jessie machine, I installed Pipelight. I was wading through seeing
>whether I could do anything about the dependencies that are suggested as
>potential problems, when flashplayer-mozilla was suggested, so I tried it.
>> > I'm so glad that you don't have problems. That doesn't help me, and
>> > others I know, watch the programs I want to watch on my TV.
>> No problem with 4od here on two machines.
>So that's three I know work. One of mine and two of yours. And I do in fact
>know of one or two others. If you are saying that you have solved the
>problem, consistently, and you are very good at solving problems, in view of
>the number of people who struggle with this, it would be charitable to post
>your solution somewhere on line.
One of the things I noticed was that the flashplayer was present in
Wheezy and Stretch when Jessie became stable. For whatever reason,
Jessie Stable is missing the file. Pinning the player from Stretch
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