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Old 11-04-2009, 09:40 AM   #1
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How can I run this .deb file: install_flash_player_10_linux.deb

How can I run this .deb file: install_flash_player_10_linux.deb

I have Kubuntu.

Old 11-04-2009, 10:02 AM   #2
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First google hit on install .deb file would have told you that

$ sudo dpkg -i install_flash_player_10_linux.deb
would probably do the job...

I think looking the package up in your repository would probably work too btw:

$ apt-cache search flash
adobe-flashplugin - Adobe Flash Player plugin version 10
If so, you can also

$ sudo apt-get install adobe-flashplugin
with the benefit of updates being pushed your way as part of the repo updates.



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