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Old 05-30-2006, 07:55 AM   #1
Jeffmrg
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Getting Flash in 64bit Kubuntu


I'm trying to get the flashplayer plug-in to work in my new Kubuntu (Dapper Drake) 64 bit install. The usual error comes up (something something my architecture is not supported). Now, I know that there is no 64 bit flashplayer at this time but I did have flash working in a 64 bit Suse install. Do I need both the 32 and 64 bit browsers installed? Is there another way I can fool my system into using the plugin? Something in the Flash install script?
 
Old 05-30-2006, 09:06 AM   #2
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No matter how you solve the problem, you will have to install the 32 bit flash player. Now you have 2 options:
- Remove the 64 bit browser, install the 32 bit one and install only 32 bit plugins in there.
- Keep the 64 bit browser, install nspluginwrapper and then install 64 bit plugins directly in the browser and those that only have a 32 build (as flash...) with nspluginwrapper.
 
  


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