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Flash problems.

Postby Arron on Sun Oct 12, 2008 10:38 am

I just realized my flash player is not working. Im wondering if it may be from updating firefox or maybe something else i did, but anyhow im trying to reinsall flash to try to fix it and i get..

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apt reinstall flashplugin-nonfree
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Reading extended state information     
Initializing package states... Done
Building tag database... Done     
The following packages are unused and will be REMOVED:
  xserver-xorg-video-amd
The following packages have been automatically kept back:
  libbind9-30 libisccfg30 linux-image-generic linux-restricted-modules-generic
The following packages have been kept back:
  bind9-host dnsutils linux-generic linux-headers-generic
The following packages will be REINSTALLED:
  flashplugin-nonfree
0 packages upgraded, 0 newly installed, 1 reinstalled, 1 to remove and 8 not upgraded.
Need to get 0B/18.8kB of archives. After unpacking 57.3kB will be freed.
Do you want to continue? [Y/n/?] y
Writing extended state information... Done
Preconfiguring packages ...
(Reading database ... 95517 files and directories currently installed.)
Removing xserver-xorg-video-amd ...
(Reading database ... 95512 files and directories currently installed.)
Preparing to replace flashplugin-nonfree 10.0.b218-0ubuntu3 (using .../flashplugin-nonfree_10.0.b218-0ubuntu3_i386.deb) ...
Unpacking replacement flashplugin-nonfree ...
Setting up flashplugin-nonfree (10.0.b218-0ubuntu3) ...
Downloading...
--10:46:48--  http://download.macromedia.com/pub/labs/flashplayer10/flashplayer10_install_linux_051508.tar.gz
           => `./flashplayer10_install_linux_051508.tar.gz'
Resolving download.macromedia.com... 72.246.127.191
Connecting to download.macromedia.com|72.246.127.191|:80... connected.
HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 404 Not Found
10:46:48 ERROR 404: Not Found.

download failed
The Flash plugin is NOT installed.

Reading package lists... Done             
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Reading extended state information     
Initializing package states... Done
Writing extended state information... Done
Building tag database... Done             


I have done apt update and upgrade to make sure all is up to date before this, but still no luck.

Can this link be updated? Or am I out to lunch?
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Re: Flash problems.

Postby del on Sun Oct 12, 2008 1:20 pm

Hi
I installed Elyssa yesterday and same situation Hope someone helps.
Del
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