Flash Player issues

Paul Cartwright ubuntu at pcartwright.com
Wed Nov 21 12:49:46 GMT 2007

On Wed November 21 2007, Jim Popovitch wrote:
> least I've assumed it was due to Flash.  Anyway I ran across un update
> for Flash and uninstalled flashplugin-nonfree and installed the latest
> update from Adobe Labs (v9.0 r64). All is fine now and switching browser
> windows while watching videos doesn't result in firefox hanging.
> If you are interested in this, the download and instructions are here:
> http://labs.adobe.com/technologies/flashplayer9/
> First uninstall flashplugin-nonfree, then extract the tar ball and run
> "sudo flashplayer-installer", specifying /usr/lib/firefox as the
> installation path.

thanks! I searched for my installed plugin to check:
s$ dpkg --list|grep flash
ii  flashplugin-nonfree                                
Adobe Flash Player plugin installer

and I'll try this one!

Paul Cartwright
Registered Linux user # 367800
Registered Ubuntu User #12459

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