flash for Firefox (64-bit jaunty)?

David McGlone david at dmcentral.net
Mon Jun 1 15:10:56 BST 2009


On Monday 01 June 2009 10:00:01 am D. R. Evans wrote:
> Errol Sapir said the following at 05/30/2009 01:39 AM :
> > http://news.softpedia.com/news/How-to-Install-Adobe-Flash-Player-64-bit-o
> >n-Ubuntu-8-10-98076.shtml
>
> I did some experimenting over the weekend, and it's not that the flash
> plugin isn't installed and working. It works fine on youtube, for example.
> It plays youtube videos from inside FF, and happily reports that it's
> version 10.
>
> It doesn't work on the BBC, though (all I get is the little spinning circle
> thingy circling forever) -- here, for example:
> http://news.bbc.co.uk/newsbeat/hi/the_p_word/newsid_8076000/8076821.stm.
>
> (This isn't the same as when I try to play restricted content from the BBC;
> in that case I get the expected message about the content not being
> available outside the UK.)
>
> Weird.

It works here, but I am not running the 64 bit version. I bet that is the 
problem.

-- 
Blessings,
David M.
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