Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 15th Sep 2010 21:49 UTC, submitted by poundsmack
Graphics, User Interfaces "Adobe Flash Player 'Square' is a preview release that enables native 64-bit support on Linux, Mac OS, and Windows operating systems, as well as enhanced support for Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 beta. We have made this preview available so that users can test existing content and new platforms for compatibility and stability."
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Praxis
Member since:
2009-09-17

*After a quick 'yaourt -S chromium'* Looks like it uses the standard mozilla plugin directory.
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While chromium might use the mozilla plugin directory, I think Chrome put it in /opt/google/chrome/libflashplayer (at least that is what is appears to be using on my machine), so either they change the plugin from chromium to chrome (very possible since their distribution agreement with Adobe might not cover chromium) or whoever packaged that chromium for Arch might have changed it.

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Laurence Member since:
2007-03-26

While chromium might use the mozilla plugin directory, I think Chrome put it in /opt/google/chrome/libflashplayer (at least that is what is appears to be using on my machine), so either they change the plugin from chromium to chrome (very possible since their distribution agreement with Adobe might not cover chromium) or whoever packaged that chromium for Arch might have changed it

libflashplayer lists the default Flash plugin as a dependancy. So I very much doubt it's Googles own Flash plugin.

At most, it would be a wrapper for Adobe's plugin.

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dylansmrjones Member since:
2005-10-02

Google Chrome and Chromium are using the ordinary plugin. The "plugin" at /opt/google/chrome/libflashplayer is merely a symlink to the actual plugin.

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