Problem with Adobe flash
ajp at princeswalk.fsnet.co.uk
Sat Aug 28 10:43:56 UTC 2010
On Sat, 2010-08-28 at 01:49 -0400, Pat Brown wrote:
> On Sat, Aug 28, 2010 at 1:40 AM, Basil Chupin <blchupin at iinet.net.au>
> On 28/08/2010 15:35, Pat Brown wrote:
> > On Sat, Aug 28, 2010 at 1:31 AM, Basil Chupin
> <blchupin at iinet.net.au
> > <mailto:blchupin at iinet.net.au>> wrote:
> > On 28/08/2010 14:33, Pat Brown wrote:
> > > I just installed Ubuntu 10.04 onto my new Toshiba
> Satellite. It came
> > > with Windows 7 and I have it dual booting. When I'm in
> > and try
> > > to run Youtube videos I get Ã‚ a message that I need
> to install the
> > > latest Adobe Flash Player. But attempts to install
> bring up the
> > > message that my Google Chrome browser already includes
> the latest
> > > AdobeÃ‚Â® FlashÃ‚Â® Playe. Anyone have any experience
> like this?
> > Any ideas
> > > for a fix?
> > I don't use this browser (I use Firefox) so cannot help
> - except
> > to ask:
> > Ubuntu does not install Chromium by default (Firefox is
> > installed), and
> > it is Chromium and not Google Chrome so how did you
> manage to install
> > Google Chrome?
> > BC
> > --
> > Gumperson's Law: The probability of anything happening
> is in
> > inverse proportion to its desirability.
> > Because I installed it. I prefer Chromium. Firefox is
> too much of
> > a memory hog. I use it on the Windows side, too.
> > Pat Brown
> So its Chromium and not Google Chrome...
> Have a look here to see if there is anything of help to you:
> Gumperson's Law: The probability of anything happening is in
> inverse proportion to its desirability.
> Sorry, it's Google Chrome. My mistake.
> Pat Brown
> The vacation from hell -- Forest of Corpses
I had a problem in Firefox with Flash Player saying it needed updating ,
then the installer saying it didn't. The answer was to remove what was
in ~/.mozilla/plugins for Adobe (it was actually all there was in that
folder). Maybe you have a similar problem with Chromium.
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