[ubuntu-in] PLaying Flash files in firefox without using a propreitory / closed source tool

Ramnarayan.K ramnarayan.k at gmail.com
Tue Dec 15 16:33:27 GMT 2009


On Tue, Dec 15, 2009 at 9:58 PM, Ashutosh Rishi Ranjan
<ashutoshrishi92 at gmail.com> wrote:
> I was always able to work flash in Ubuntu by the following:
> (From most effective to least)
> 1: Remove any flash plugin and go to a website with flash with firefox. When
> prompted for missing plugins, install from there.
> 2: sudo apt-get flashplugin-nonfree
> 3: Ubuntu Software Center / Add remove programs : Adobe Flash 10
> The first method never failed me. Luckily.
> The second one is most common and I kind of think its like the third.

Adobe flash plugin is not free , i wanted to try an open source plugin

thankfully this works too

ram



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