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Old 07-09-2006, 06:15 PM   #1
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shockwave player

is there anyway to get linux to run shockwave player
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I had a quick search for it but couldnt find anything on Adobe/Macromedia website:
Theres linux download for Flash but not Shockwave, Adobe/Macromedia havn't made one for Linux

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No, I'm afraid not. You could check Sourceforge or Freshmeat to see if anyone is doing anything with it, but the last I heard is that it is unsupported and likely to remain so.


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