Debian dumps Flash ... and why you might want to try Debian and Slackware

Posted by Steven_Rosenber on Feb 24, 2008 9:18 AM EDT
Click; By Steven Rosenberg
Mail this story
Print this story

I just read that Debian is removing Flash from its repository: Flashplugin-nonfree has been removed (see below), as this is closed source and we don't get security support for it. For security reasons, we recommend to immediately remove any version of flashplugin-nonfree and any remaining files of the Adobe Flash Player. Tested updates will be made available via

Full Story

» Read more about: Story Type: Editorial, News Story; Groups: Debian, Slackware

« Return to the newswire homepage

Subject Topic Starter Replies Views Last Post
Flash a resource hog? golem 8 4,337 Feb 25, 2008 3:05 PM

You cannot post until you login.