Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 22nd Feb 2012 15:24 UTC, submitted by Ajeet
Multimedia, AV On my mark... Get set... Start not caring! Adobe has announced it plans to discontinue the stand-alone Flash Player for Linux, instead focussing all its effort on the version available through the Pepper API - which, besides Chrome, no one else is going to support.
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RE[4]: No surprise
by Neolander on Thu 23rd Feb 2012 18:18 UTC in reply to "RE[3]: No surprise"
Neolander
Member since:
2010-03-08

And yet that standard DOES bring a bunch of useful stuff, such as Unicode support and standard integer types that do not suck.

I really don't understand how people managed to write low-level code that is relatively compiler-agnostic before stdint.h.

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RE[5]: No surprise
by moondevil on Thu 23rd Feb 2012 23:25 in reply to "RE[4]: No surprise"
moondevil Member since:
2005-07-08

With lots of preprocessor magic and typedefs.

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