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Re: Chromium & Flash


On Sun, 27 Jun 2010 21:04:08 +0100
Phillip Whiteside <phillw@xxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> Hi gang,
> I know the chromium team are working on in-built flash support, until
> that happens and lubuntu ships it, can I pop on the instructions from
> http://www.ubuntugeek.com/howto-enable-flash-support-for-google-chromium-browser.html
> over
> onto the wiki help area, i'm guessing 'Advanced Users' would be the
> place for it.
> First you need to make sure you have installed chromium browser
> Now you need to install flash using the following command
> sudo apt-get install flashplugin-nonfree
> Now you need to copy libflashplayer.so file into
> /usr/lib/chromium-browser/plugins directory
> sudo cp /usr/lib/flashplugin-installer/libflashplayer.so
> /usr/lib/chromium-browser/plugins

I don't think it's necessary to copy the .so file around. Chromium
automatically searches in the mozilla plugins' directories as

> [...]

Kind regards,
Chow Loong Jin

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