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Published on 21 July 2006 01:00 AM EDT
Written by Michael Larabel in Proprietary Software
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Mike Melanson has updated the Penguin.SWF blog at Adobe. His post is a bit disturbing about Flash v8/9 support for GNU/Linux. The possible "stoppage" he claims is due to the number of possible ways of doing XYZ task in GNU/Linux, while there are APIs in Mac OS X and Windows for those needs.

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