[K12OSN] Adobe Flash
jthomas at bittware.com
Thu Sep 3 12:30:01 UTC 2009
Brian Fristensky wrote:
> j.w. thomas wrote:
>> I'm running K12LTSP-EL5-64 (The 64-bit Centos-based version) in a
>> one-room multi-grade school. The teacher wants to send some of the
>> kids to a flash-based website while she instructs others, but for the
>> life of me, I cannot seem to get Flash working.
>> I went to adobe and followed their instructions (which is where the
>> wiki directs me anyhow). I did a "yum update flash-plugin" and
>> everything was peaches.
> Since you don't mention it at this point, here's what worked on my system
> using Seamonkey:
> cd /usr/lib64/seamonkey-1.1.17/plugins
> ln -s /usr/local/lib64/libflashplayer.so
> Firefox doesn't have a plugins directory, but you might try making the
> link in /usr/lib64/mozilla/plugins.
I don't have Seamonkey installed, but I'm willing to give that a go. I
did create /usr/lib64/mozilla and copy libflashplayer.so to it. There's
also a copy at /usr/lib/mozilla IIRC. I'll double-check this evening.
Jim Thomas Principal Applications Engineer Bittware, Inc
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