status of flash9/flash10 support in RELENG_7 ?
rizzo at iet.unipi.it
Sun Jul 26 03:07:41 UTC 2009
On Sat, Jul 25, 2009 at 06:42:44PM -0700, Kevin Oberman wrote:
> > i see that for 8.x you suggest using fc10, which is also something i
> > tried on RELENG_7 but had similar symptoms. Is there any known reason
> > why HEAD and RELENG_7 should be different in terms of linux_base support ?
> Here is what is working for me for both Flash9 and Skype:
> Be sure that your various linux packages are updated to the -f8-
> versions, too. The upgrade for linux_base is the tricky one.
Unfortunately I think there are many more details that one has
to consider, such as CPU type and number of cores/threads,
OS version, and presumably firefox version as well.
Can you tell me more on the above ?
I had flash9 working once, but it don't remember all the packages
(and something was stale for sure); it got broken while installing
skype (a mail thread mentioned an issue with some shared lib version,
which was exactly the problem i had with skype. The fix was to
either create a symlink on a library or install linux_base-f10 to fix it).
An example of the URLs that is giving me problems is the following
(basically all videos from that site cause the same problem). I would be
grateful if you cold check it.
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