Wednesday, November 19, 2008

Flash 10 for Firefox 64bit with Ubuntu 64bit version

Installing The Adobe Flash Plugin 10 On A 64bit Ubuntu 8.10

Ubuntu image:

wmunguiam@server:~$ uname -a
Linux server 2.6.27-7-server #1 SMP Tue Nov 4 20:16:57 UTC 2008 x86_64 GNU/Linux

Mozila Firefox version:

Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux x86_64; es-AR; rv:1.9.0.4) Gecko/2008111319 Ubuntu/8.10 (intrepid) Firefox/3.0.4

INSTALL
1.- To enable Flash first you have to remove previous version of flash:

sudo apt-get remove -y --purge flashplugin-nonfree gnash gnash-common mozilla-plugin-gnash swfdec-mozilla libflashsupport nspluginwrapper

2.- Install Flash Plugin
wget http://download.macromedia.com/pub/labs/flashplayer10/libflashplayer-10.0.d20.7.linux-x86_64.so.tar.gz

tar -xzvf libflashplayer-10.0.d20.7.linux-x86_64.so.tar.gz

sudo cp libflashplayer.so /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/

cd /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/

sudo chmod 777 libflashplayer.so

3.- Then Install Flash-nonfree

sudo apt-get install flashplugin-nonfree


4.- Close and Open Firefox

5.- Verify by typing:

about:plugins


Example:

Shockwave Flash

Nombre de archivo: npwrapper.libflashplayer.so
Shockwave Flash 10.0 r12
Tipo MIME DescripciĆ³n Sufijos Habilitado
application/x-shockwave-flash Shockwave Flash swf Si
application/futuresplash FutureSplash Player spl Si

Shockwave Flash

Nombre de archivo: libflashplayer.so
Shockwave Flash 10.0 d20
Tipo MIME DescripciĆ³n Sufijos Habilitado
application/x-shockwave-flash Shockwave Flash swf Si
application/futuresplash FutureSplash Player spl Si

2 comments:

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