[Mageia-dev] Freeze push request: flash-player-plugin

Ahmad Samir ahmadsamir3891 at gmail.com
Sun May 15 20:09:58 CEST 2011

On 15 May 2011 14:43, Balcaen John <mikala at mageia.org> wrote:
> Le dimanche 15 mai 2011 07:57:08, Wolfgang Bornath a écrit :
> [...]
>> Yes, but having a 64-bit package is better. The 64-bit plugin "Square"
>> (http://labs.adobe.com/downloads/flashplayer10_square.html) has been
>> tested since November 2010 and I haven't read about any problems. I've
>> been using it on several machines on Mandriva and Mageia.
>> So, although it may be nice to have a rpm (as I have been told
>> yesterday), instead of using a 32-bit rpm on a 64-bit machine I'd
>> always recommend using the 64-bit version from adobe. The installation
>> is no astrophysics.
>  The 64 bits also have some CVE not patched so i would not  recommend it.

Yes, c.f. https://bugs.mageia.org/show_bug.cgi?id=913

Ahmad Samir

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