Good ol' Flash player problems on 8.04.1 amd64 with kubuntu

Jonas Norlander jonorland at
Sun Jul 13 08:12:47 UTC 2008

2008/7/12 Gerald I. Evenden <geraldi.evenden at>:
> Browsing though the [k]ubunto web pages I do not find anything beyond 7.x
> dealing with getting Adobe's Flash onto Firefox, etc..  Does one follow the
> instructions for Dapper or what?  The web is getting slightly dated.
> I wish Adobe would stop being such an a--hole and get a 64 machine going.  It
> shouldn't be that tough.
> A minor unrelated complaint is giving "names" to the various released.  Just
> plain old 1.2.3 thank-you.
> Thanks for any comments on the flash player problem.
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As of Kubuntu Hardy (running 64 bit) it worked "out of box" for me
with flash, java, realmedia and windows media in firefox, perhaps
that's why you don't see any info above 7.x.


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