[Slackbuilds-users] flash plugins

Willy Sudiarto Raharjo willysr at slackbuilds.org
Sat Jun 24 13:40:19 UTC 2017

>   In Willy's list up upgrades this week are flashplayer-plugin and
> pepperflash-pluging. The SBo package descriptions of both are quite brief
> and do not distinguish between them. I thought that I read a while ago that
> flash was on its way out.
>   What, if anything, makes them different? Related question is are there
> reasons to select one over the other?

pepperflash-plugin => PPAPI-based
flashplayer-plugin => NPAPI-based

Adobe was about to kill Flash Player in the past, but now they decided
to continue developing it so now we have 2 type of flash player based on
their technology

Willy Sudiarto Raharjo

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