status of flash9/flash10 support in RELENG_7 ?
blackend at freebsd.org
Fri Aug 7 07:29:12 UTC 2009
On Fri, Aug 07, 2009 at 02:52:10AM +0400, Boris Samorodov wrote:
> On Thu, 6 Aug 2009 23:14:01 +0200 Harald Weis wrote:
> > Portmaster is unable to fetch install_flash_player_9.tar.gz and I
> Anyway it's not a portmaster...
> > cannot find the file manually. Seems to have disappeared from earth.
> Something (system, ports, network or else) is broken:
> tba% LANG=C date
> Fri Aug 7 02:50:06 MSD 2009
> tba% fetch http://download.macromedia.com/pub/flashplayer/installers/current/9/install_flash_player_9.tar.gz
> install_flash_player_9.tar.gz 100% of 2986 kB 1542 kBps
To add something to Boris' words, the methods given in the Handbook are
reliable and tested methods (many times on various systems). If they do
not work, it's either a port problem (vulnerabilities, ports tree, etc.)
or a system problem.
Regarding the distfile, it seems they changed the file:
=> Attempting to fetch from
fetch: http://download.macromedia.com/pub/flashplayer/installers/current/9/install_flash_player_9.tar.gz: size mismatch: expected 3057882, actual 3057910
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