[OSM-dev] The future of Potlatch

Mikel Maron mikel_maron at yahoo.com
Fri May 2 20:54:44 BST 2008


From: Tom Hughes <tom at compton.nu>


> In part it's an entirely selfish attitude in as much as that Adobe
> show no signs of wanting to support flash on 64 bit linux which means
> that I am left having to rely on the free players or struggling to
> use the 32 bit flash plugin via a kludgy wrapper that barely works
> at the best of times.

Adobe has dropped the licensing restrictions on building competing flash players, and will be publishing the spec.

http://blog.wired.com/monkeybites/2008/04/adobe-drops-lic.html

So no open source solution yet for Flash 9, but there's no legal impediments any longer.

-Mikel
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