[Bug 175666] Re: Firefox is unable to play flash movie

Johnny Ernst Nielsen j_e_n_pub at yahoo.dk
Wed Dec 12 13:29:53 UTC 2007

I _think_ this is because a new Flash version has just been released.

Purging flashplugin-nonfree, and then installing again reveals this:


Unpacking flashplugin-nonfree (from .../flashplugin-nonfree_9. ...
Setting up flashplugin-nonfree ( ...
--14:20:36--  http://fpdownload.macromedia.com/get/flashplayer/current/install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz
           => `./install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz'
Resolving fpdownload.macromedia.com...
Connecting to fpdownload.macromedia.com||:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
Length: 3,036,127 (2.9M) [application/x-gzip]

<Download progress>

14:21:04 (106.30 KB/s) - `./install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz' saved

Download done.
md5sum mismatch install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz
The Flash plugin is NOT installed.


Notice the md5sum mismatch, and the note that "The Flash plugin is NOT

Would this problem be fixed by upgrading the md5sum?

Best regards :o)

Johnny :o)

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