Hot answers tagged

4

You can install a flash player for most browsers with sudo apt-get install flashplugin-installer It is not the latest version like on Windows but it works and it does still receive security updates, it works for both X86 and X64 architectures. Chrome has no 32bit Linux version anymore, you could use chromium, it is what chrome is based on, and is very ...


4

You can throttle down your max CPU speed to keep things a little cooler. Download cpufreq in terminal with sudo apt-get install cpufrequtils If you don't have a /bin folder in your home folder, create one in terminal with mkdir ~/bin. Once installed, create a new script in your home/bin folder in terminal gedit ~/bin/cpuss Paste this in the file: #!/...


2

You'll need to install the Pepper Flash plugin. Do so by running sudo apt-get install pepperflashplugin-nonfree and then sudo update-pepperflashplugin-nonfree --install In a terminal. See this post on WebUpd8 for more details.


1

I opened up the disks program and clicked on the USB stick icon and choose create a new partition table: msdos/MBR style. After that, I created a new FAT partition on the usb stick. I safely ejected the USB stick and then reconnect it. It didn't work initially but I restarted my computer and everything is working perfectly. I am now able to add items to my ...


1

The solution turned out be really simple. The package was in /var/cache/apt/packages/partial. I've deleted it there and the message has never returned.


1

Regarding version updates, you can add to /etc/chromium-browser/default the following line: version=$(grep version /opt/google/chrome/PepperFlash/manifest.json | sed 's|.*"version": ||;s|"||g;s|,||') and change the the pappi-flash-version flag linke accordingly: CHROMIUM_FLAGS="--ppapi-flash-path=/opt/google/chrome/PepperFlash/ --ppapi-flash-version=$...



Only top voted, non community-wiki answers of a minimum length are eligible