I read & followed along post How do I install Flash in Opera?

When I ran "sudo apt-get install adobe-flashplugin" I got

Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
Package adobe-flashplugin is not available, but is referred to by another package.
This may mean that the package is missing, has been obsoleted, or
is only available from another source

E: Package 'adobe-flashplugin' has no installation candidate

Some background info: I downloaded & unzipped adobe flash PPAPI version. The readme.txt said to

Unpack the plugin tar.gz and copy all the files to /usr/lib/adobe-flashplugin/

I didnt have an adobe-flashplugin directory in /usr/lib but created one /usr/lib/adobe-flashplugin/flash and put ALL the files in there.

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