[SATLUG] Adobe abandons flash player for Linux?

Rabie Khabouze rabie at rabie.net
Tue Aug 28 21:11:36 CDT 2012

Yes Gnash or Lightspark http://sourceforge.net/apps/trac/lightspark or 
swf/swfdec-mozilla : https://launchpad.net/swfdec

But I see SWF will be deprecated in few years and be replaced with HTML5 
since most Internet users are going mobile.


On 08/28/2012 08:59 PM, Bruce Dubbs wrote:
> Borries Demeler wrote:
>> Just saw this little snippet on the flash player download
>> site 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."
>> Is there an open source alternative?
> gnash: http://www.gnu.org/software/gnash/
> It's not quite up to date as it doesn't support SWF v10.
>   -- Bruce

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