Problem with Adobe flash
blchupin at iinet.net.au
Sat Aug 28 10:52:49 UTC 2010
On 28/08/2010 20:43, Tony Pursell wrote:
> 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 Ãƒâ€š 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
>> > > AdobeÃƒâ€šÃ‚Â® FlashÃƒâ€šÃ‚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.
It's not Chromium. It's Google Chrome. But he won't answer the question
as to how he installed it.
Gumperson's Law: The probability of anything happening is in
inverse proportion to its desirability.
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