Fixing the glibc adobe flash incompatibility

Andrew Haley aph at redhat.com
Mon Nov 22 10:52:04 UTC 2010


On 11/19/2010 09:41 PM, Matej Cepl wrote:
> Dne 19.11.2010 15:40, Przemek Klosowski napsal(a):
>> - freeze glibc to avoid this bug ever (OK, maybe this one isn't serious)
>> - fix glibc or the flash wrapper to accommodate the buggy clients
>> - bug Adobe to fix the bug ASAP, do nothing in Fedora
>> - refuse to use flash and work towards replacing it with Free software
> 
> Install nspluginwrapper.x86_64, nspluginwrapper.i686, flash-plugin.i686,
> alsa-plugins-pulseaudio-1.0.22-1.fc13.x86_64, and
> alsa-plugins-pulseaudio-1.0.22-1.fc13.i686 with all required
> dependencies (yes, there is a lot of them, how much are you willing to
> sacrifice for your YouTube?). Restart Firefox and enjoy!
> 
> Aside from actually working, flash-plugin.i686
> (http://www.adobe.com/go/getflash and select "Yum repository") is
> actually updated so you don't fall so fast victim to all nastiness on
> the web. 64bit one is IIRC not-upgraded so you can get your browser hosed.

That's a good answer.  I wonder how we can make sure that people do this.

Andrew.


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