F13 - flash-plugin- not working AT ALL

Bill Davidsen davidsen at tmr.com
Fri Aug 13 16:25:46 UTC 2010

Christoph A. wrote:
> On 08/12/2010 06:03 AM, Joe Klemmer wrote:
>> Upon upgrading to flash-plugin- flash movies no longer play.
>> I get either nothing or a black box.  Regular flash components don't
>> work either.
>> I know we're using flash at our own risk but, until everything moves to
>> whateverthenextlatestandgreatest will be, we're stuck with it.  If I
>> remember right this happened before and I fixed it by going back to the
>> version 9 plugin.  Now I have to go hunt the darn thing down again.
>> This message is more about blowing off steam but if someone does know
>> how to get the 10.1 plugin to work it would be a nice bit of news.
> Hi Joe,
> you might want to have a look at my thread "flash-plugin-  not
> working within SELinux sandbox" although you do not have problems
> relating SELinux.
> If you have a 64bit system, the following command may help:
> cp /usr/lib/flash-plugin/libflashplayer.so /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins
Where did you get a 64bit plugin? There are separate 32 and 64 bit compiles of 
previous versions, did Adobe finally give us a 64 or can Firefox somehow run the 
32 bit object?

Bill Davidsen <davidsen at tmr.com>
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