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1Adobe Systems Incorporated
2Flash Player 11 for Linux
3Version 11.2.202.559
42015
5
6Adobe recommends that all users upgrade to the latest version of Adobe Flash
7Player for the most recent features, bug fixes, and security fixes.  For
8more information on the new features in Flash Player 9, please visit
9http://www.adobe.com/products/flashplayer/.  For more information on system
10requirements, fixed issues, and known issues, see the release notes at
11http://www.adobe.com/go/flashplayer_releasenotes.
12
13To confirm which version of Flash Player you have currently installed, see
14http://www.adobe.com/software/flash/about/. Users should only install
15Players that have been downloaded from trusted sources, such as
16http://www.adobe.com/.
17
18Your use of this player is governed by the Adobe End User License Agreement
19found at http://www.adobe.com/products/eulas/players/flash/.
20
21
22Privacy
23-------
24
25Adobe is committed to preserving the privacy of end users. For more
26information on configuring Client-side privacy visit the Settings Manager
27Documentation: http://www.adobe.com/go/flashplayerhelp.
28
29
30Installation instructions
31-------------------------
32
33Installing using the plugin tar.gz:
34        o Unpack the plugin tar.gz and copy the files to the appropriate location. 
35        o Save the plugin tar.gz locally and note the location the file was saved to.
36        o Launch terminal and change directories to the location the file was saved to.
37        o Unpack the tar.gz file.  Once unpacked you will see the following:
38                + libflashplayer.so
39                + /usr
40        o Identify the location of the browser plugins directory, based on your Linux distribution and Firefox version
41        o Copy libflashplayer.so to the appropriate browser plugins directory.  At the prompt type:
42                + cp libflashlayer.so <BrowserPluginsLocation>
43        o Copy the Flash Player Local Settings configurations files to the /usr directory.  At the prompt type:
44                + sudo cp -r usr/* /usr
45
46Installing the plugin using RPM:
47   o As root, enter in terminal:
48          + # rpm -Uvh <rpm_package_file>
49          + Click Enter key and follow prompts
50
51Installing the standalone player:
52   o Unpack the tar.gz file
53   o To execute the standalone player,
54          + Double-click, or
55          + Enter in terminal: ./flashplayer
56
57
58Uninstallation instructions
59---------------------------
60
61Manual uninstallation (for users who installed the plugin via Install script):
62   o Delete libflashplayer.so binary and flashplayer.xpt file in
63   directory /home/<user>/.mozilla/plugins/
64
65RPM uninstallation:
66   o As root, enter in terminal:
67          + # rpm -e flash-plugin
68          + Click Enter key and follow prompts
69
70
71Technical Issues and Reporting Bugs
72-----------------------------------
73 
74The Adobe Flash Player Support Center at
75http://www.adobe.com/support/flashplayer/ is a free online resource for
76support and troubleshooting information. Bug reports may be submitted at
77http://www.adobe.com/go/wish. To allow us to investigate reported bugs,
78please include the following information:
79 
801) Platform and version
812) Browser version
823) Reproducible steps including a URL to the web site where the problem
83   was encountered.
84 
85If we need further information about a bug, you will be contacted. An
86automated reply will be sent to assure you that we have received your
87bug report. Due to the volume of mail received, we are not able to
88individually respond to each report.
89
90Use the following commands to generate dependency lists for Flash Player or the Local Setting Manager:
91 
92Flash Player:
93ldd <BrowserPluginsLocation>/libflashplayer.so
94 
95Gnome Local Setting Manager:
96ldd /usr/lib/kcm_adobe_flash_player.so (for 32-bit systems)
97ldd /usr/lib64/kcm_adobe_flash_player.so (for 64-bit systems)
98 
99KDE Local Settings Manager:
100ldd /usr/bin/flash-player-properties
101
102
103Legal
104-----
105
106Adobe(R) Flash(R) Player. Copyright (C) 1996 - 2015 Adobe Systems
107Incorporated. All Rights Reserved. Adobe and Flash  are either
108trademarks or registered trademarks in the United States and/or
109other countries.
110
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