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From Tink <f...@tink.ws>
Subject Re: Flex -> HTML, Linux and time to say goodbye?
Date Mon, 27 Feb 2012 15:29:14 GMT
At our LFPUG talk last Thursday Im pretty sure Mike Chambers stated the last standalone version
would be 11.2.

Left Right <olegsivokon@gmail.com> wrote:

>What's the destiny of the standalone player? I was under impression that
>that was the main loss, as in Flash player available only as Chrome plugin
>= no standalone player. If that's not the case, Adobe may consider
>improving the wording in that manifesto :)
>
>Again, as I said it before: very few Linux users would be interested in
>consuming products running in Flash player runtime, but many developers
>would be interested in developing on Linux for Flash player runtime. To
>make it more obvious: there are next to none Mono applications intended for
>use on Linux (well, there might be few, but those are experiments). Yet
>it's not uncommon to develop for .NET on Linux because of the personal
>preferences of programmers who do that, because, frankly, Linux offers much
>more to a software developer, then any of commercial OS'es does.
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