Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 29th Aug 2007 21:55 UTC, submitted by deanna
Multimedia, AV The fourth alpha release of Gnash has just been made at version 0.8.1. Gnash is a GPL'd Flash movie player and browser plugin for Firefox, Mozilla, Konqueror, and Opera. Gnash supports many SWF v7 features and ActionScript2 classes. Gnash also runs on many GNU/Linux distributions, embedded GNU/Linux, FreeBSD, NetBSD, OpenBSD, non x86 processors, and 64 bit architectures. Ports to Darwin and Windows are in progress for a future release. The plugin works best with Firefox 1.0.4 or newer, and should work in any Mozilla based browser. There is also a standalone player for GNOME or KDE based desktops.
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RE[3]: Depencencies..
by deanna on Thu 30th Aug 2007 18:29 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Depencencies.."
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I feel your pain but consider that gnash is a desktop app and mainly used as a firefox browser plugin. Many of the dependencies should already be satisfied by your browser itself, and if not, they'll be needed eventually for other things besides gnash. Boost, for instance, is also needed by OpenOffice.Org.

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