Flash Player For Linux Will Be Supported On Chrome Only, What about Firefox, Opera?

Posted by Dart on Feb 22, 2012 3:54 PM EDT
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In a blog post today, Adobe made an announcement that it is working with Google to bring Flash Player to Linux users via Google Chrome's Pepper plugin API. After, version 11.2 is released later this year, standalone installers won't be provided for Linux. Other browsers that are not using Pepper API (Firefox, Opera etc) will have to stick with 11.2. However, Adobe has promised to provide security updates to these browsers for 5 years.

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Flash - how long will we still need it? Steven_Rosenber 9 1,002 Feb 23, 2012 1:29 AM

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