On 12/30/2010 04:58 PM, Marc Shapiro wrote:
I am trying to get flash running on my netbook, which is running
Iceweasel on Squeeze. I have installed flashplugin-nonfree, but when I
go to a flash site it says that I need to install missing plugins and
the link does not find any available plugins. Also, despite the fact
that flashplugin-nonfree is installed, If I check Tools/Add-Ons/Plugins
it does not show flash.
What am I doing wrong?
If you type
into the address field and hit the Return key, do you find the flash
I don't use the Adobe stuff, so I'm kind of feeling my way in the dark
here. (FOSS only for me, but other folks need to use closed source.) I
wouldn't expect you to see the flash plugin where you were looking. I
think that only shows "extensions".
Just playing a hunch. Do you have something like the NoScript extension
usually tell you that you need the flash plugin (or the "latest" flash
plugin, or whatever). In that case, all you have to do is to allow
serving up the flash video).
For instance, with my libgnashplugin.so flash player plugin, if I go to
ytimg.com in order to view the videos.
If this is not helpful, forgive me. I'm elderly, under medication, and
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