Gutsy Gibbon and shockwave

Michael R. Head burner at
Sat Sep 29 00:44:34 UTC 2007

On Fri, 2007-09-28 at 18:36 -0600, David L. Willson wrote:
> As I understand it, shock and flash work fine on Linux32, but not on
> Linux64, or at least not without getting worked.

Flash in gutsy works on both ia32 and amd64 architectures now. This is
handled by the plugin finger that's been newly developed. On amd64, it
installs the plugin wrapper and the regular flash for ia32.

I haven't ever known of a shockwave plugin for Linux. Got a link I can

> On Fri, 2007-09-28 at 16:00 -0800, Damien Hull wrote:
> > I was under the impression that shockwave wasn't available for Linux. 
> > However, I am currently running Gutsy Gibbon on my main workstation and 
> > websites with shockwave seem to work.
> > 
> > What's the story behind shockwave and Linux?
> > 
Michael R. Head <burner at>

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