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Author Topic: Flash player update?  (Read 616 times)
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« on: September 11, 2014, 10:40:58 am »

Where can I get the latest version of Flash player (or at least the Linux equivalent of it)? I know that the Windows version is up to 14 or higher. I am asking because some of the programs that I am trying to use on Facebook, for example don't work without it, and the most recent version of it that I have is 11.2.202.356.
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« Reply #1 on: September 11, 2014, 11:49:55 am »

Latest version of Flashplayer for Linux is 11.2.202.406

You can download a generic version directly from Adobe: http://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/
Choose the "other Linux" version and follow the directions in the archive.
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« Reply #2 on: September 11, 2014, 01:29:15 pm »

Thanks, although I should have clarified what I meant by saying that some of the programs (games and such) won't work without version 14 or higher.
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« Reply #3 on: September 11, 2014, 03:55:44 pm »

from adobe:

NOTE: Adobe Flash Player 11.2 will be the last version to target Linux as a supported platform. Adobe will continue to provide security backports to Flash Player 11.2 for Linux.
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« Reply #4 on: September 12, 2014, 09:15:10 am »

Not to mention, that policy has been in place for nearly 2 years.
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« Reply #5 on: September 13, 2014, 01:13:50 pm »

as i am trying to package gnash and getting super frustrated i came across this....

https://github.com/mozilla/shumway

ive never heard of it before today. has anyone tried it?
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« Reply #6 on: Today at 03:58:16 pm »

Thanks, everyone, for you efforts in trying to help me out with this, so am I correct in assuming that as of right now there is nothing available for Linux that is compatible with Flash Player 14.0 or higher?
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« Reply #7 on: Today at 06:39:27 pm »

Google Chrome on 7.1 reports version 15 is installed
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