Thursday, October 8, 2009

Install flash player 10 on Debian/Ubuntu

Install Adobe flash player 10 for Firefox/Iceweasel on Debian/Ubuntu

1. Uninstall the existing plugin using
# apt-get autoremove flashplugin-nonfree
2. Close all Firefox/Iceweasel windows (must)

3. Download the flash 10 plugin from here (or try this)

4. Use this command to install
#dpkg -i install_flash_player_10_linux.deb         
5. If you encounter this error
dpkg: error processing adobe-flashplugin (--install):
dependency problems - leaving unconfigured
Errors were encountered while processing:
adobe-flashplugin
user this to resolve the dependencies
#apt-get -f install

6.That it check whether flash player has installed correctly here. Also note your version.

Sincere thanks to cyberciti.biz.

1 comment:

  1. debian:/home/woof# dpkg -i install_flash_player_10_linux.deb
    dpkg: error processing install_flash_player_10_linux.deb (--install):
    cannot access archive: No such file or directory
    Errors were encountered while processing:
    install_flash_player_10_linux.deb
    debian:/home/woof#

    I get this error wot should i do????

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