1. chris

    it does works from the first stroke. thanks a lot for helpful esential info.

  2. harry krishna

    same symptoms as tom. i have also removed/installed chromium/chrome/firefox, all with varying degrees of fail.

    seems like the version on adobe site is the one to have, but how do you get it in place?

  3. tom

    Didn't work. Said it is already installed and for the second command file exists. But Youtube says missing plug in.

  4. Alexander

    thx man

  5. subhojit



  6. Thanks a lot for this. I had tried a handful of other methods without success but this one worked first time.

  7. Derek

    wow thanks!!! the original post totally worked for me!

    supposedly Chromium is supposed to auto update the flash player every time it updates, but mine would never update and say i had an out of date version and had to click the banner at the top to use it.

    this has been annoying me for a few days now, thanks for the insight


  8. Or you could just nab the version that comes with Google-chrome dev version - libgcflashplayer.so - and copy it to /usr/lib/chromium-browser

    You can also grab the inbuilt pdf reader code as well, libpdf.so

    Make sure you enable the pdf reader in about:plugins, it works really well and is worth the effort.

    • Linerd

      Have you had good luck with Chrome's flash player? I had problems with it locking up on my system. Anyway, thanks for the comment. It's always nice to have other options.

    • ford

      Great post cod. Works a treat.


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