Re: Re: Adobe Flash Player 184.108.40.206
Bob Friesenhahn <bfriesen <at> simple.dallas.tx.us>
2012-03-29 14:25:34 GMT
On Thu, 29 Mar 2012, palowoda wrote:
> Kind of interesting that Adobe announced that flash was going to be
> discontinued for Linux firefox but not Solaris or Windows. What is
> with that stagey?
Solaris barely registers on Adobe's meter. The Solaris Flash plugin
is based on the Linux Flash plugin code. Probably it falls into the 5
year support bracket.
When I went to install Adobe Acrobat on a Windows system (a
space-concious virtual machine installation), I was surprised that the
installer also parallel installed Google Chrome without even notifying
that it was going to do that. Adobe and Google are clearly already in
Due to the outright rejection of Flash in Apple's iOS, the extreme
growth of resource-conscious smart phones, and the emergence of HTML
5, Flash's days (as a plugin) were already numbered.
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