[users] flash-plugin for 64-bit

Dag Wieers dag at wieers.com
Wed Dec 14 15:14:46 CET 2011


On Wed, 14 Dec 2011, Dag Wieers wrote:

> On Tue, 6 Dec 2011, Dee Holtsclaw wrote:
>
>> SL 6.1 enables cron updating by default and since Adobe released 11.1.102.55,
>> the 32-bit and 64-bit copies are out-of-sync. Been basically ignoring the
>> error 'til now in the hopes it would go away but, considering these releases
>> usually plug massive exploits, I'm starting to get concerned. Is there any
>> way to trigger repackaging of this?
>
> I get triggered by security reports from Red Hat. Red Hat currently ships
> the 32bit flash-plugin flash-plugin-10.3.183.11-1.el6.i686 in both 32bit
> and 64bit repositories but the old URLs to download the 'latest' v10 do
> not longer work.
>
> So the question is whether I should replace the v10 flash-plugin on 32bit
> to v11 ? And since they then replace the upstream (RHEL) flash-plugin
> package they should technically move to extras :-(

Ok, no worries. I just found this link: 
http://kb2.adobe.com/cps/142/tn_14266.html

They do offer a big ZIP file with all platform release of a given version. 
This will do...

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