Flash Player 9 Beta version available for GNU/Linux!

I thought it was going to take a million years, but it looks like my pessimism was not entirely justified, as the beta is apparently already available for download! So I downloaded the new Flash 9 Beta plugin HERE. Then I just uninstalled the old flash 7 plugin and cp’d this one into /usr/lib/firefox/plugins, and now it works! Restart firefox and verify everthing is correctly installed by entering about:plugins in the Firefox address bar and checking the version number of the Flash plugin. It is still a beta version, so people are encouraged to try the plugin as much as they can and report any problems. For me everything seems to be working fine, it’s a big improvement on Flash 7!


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: