what happened to linuxflashplugin?
wojtek at wojtek.tensor.gdynia.pl
Mon Feb 11 14:58:26 UTC 2008
> ...where "Authorized Operating Systems" is only Windows, Linux, Solaris and
> Mac OS as defined before the initial sentence, and as such, there's no clause
> that allows you to use the software on BSDs, and finally, that makes it
> forbidden to use on BSDs.
> This is another reason why Flash is bad, bad, bad. Am I repeating myself?
i will repeat what i repeated for a long time everywhere, including this
If Macromedia (or anyone else) DO NOT want us to use their product, simply
accept their will.
If webpage owner don't like us to view their page for any reason, simply
don't view it, because this is what they want.
DO NOT force anyone to anything.
for few years flash is popular, i'm sure i lost no valuable webpages,
while not watching lots of useless, but brainwashing pages.
Flash, like lots of other things, are used in attempt to "guide" the
reader and try to control brain - so he/she will watch that site the way
author wanted, not he/she wants.
Other pages are made the way that you HAVE to use (often
nonexisting or hidden) "site maps" to get to actual information.
Good sites, having lots of real information, works best without all these
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