Weblog:   Linux Brings Frustration
Subject:   Answers to plugin issues
Date:   2004-02-08 19:31:40
From:   markp1950
Response to: Answers to plugin issues

I think that you tried to install the Windows program. I Believe that flash 6 is a tar program...
It requires copying a file to a certain directory..
I couldn't get it installed in Mozilla Linux, but did in Opera for Linux...


>Hello-my name is Antonio Sanchez from Mexico. I am
>running Sun's linux. I am running Mozilla 1.6, I
>tried to install the Macromedia Flash plugin from
> I tried to double click on the
>executable, FLASH_PLUGIN_INSTALL.exe, however I was
> faced with an error saying it can not open such
>files. I am complete lost for word, why can I not
>run the Flash plugin installer?