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Originally Posted by linkin93 View Post
Dear Mozilla, please stop these sillt version numbers. Sincerely, Logic.
Blame it on Google.
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I'm using Waterfox and flash is working 100% no issues.
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Why are there browser version wars?

I don't understand why Mozilla thought it was necessary to go from Firefox 0.x-4 in about 10 years, and 4-8 in 1 year.
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post #14 of 27
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Originally Posted by calin05 View Post
What is there a mozilla firefox on 64-bit ? I didn't saw any info. in the mozilla official site ? Please fill me up


So it's like this ?

1.Mozilla Firefox 5.0 the stock version
2. Mozilla Beta version 6.0 ?
3.Mozilla aurora version 7.0 ?
4.Mozilla nightly version 8.0
Mozilla nightly 8.0
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Why are there browser version wars?

I don't understand why Mozilla thought it was necessary to go from Firefox 0.x-4 in about 10 years, and 4-8 in 1 year.
Marketing. 100%. I don't blame them either. Cheap and easy change that will increase profits and will work. Most consumers think bigger number=better, plain and simple.
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Agreed. 64bit flash is horrible depending on the image / app.
I've been using 64-bit Flash preview under Fedora for about six months now. It works better for me than wrapping the 32-bit up in a 64-bit wrapper.

EDIT: Forgot to mention, this is with Chrome, Firefox, Hulu Desktop, etc... No issues with video playback or anything of the sort.
Edited by 31337 - 7/19/11 at 7:10am
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I've been using 64-bit Flash preview under Fedora for about six months now. It works better for me than wrapping the 32-bit up in a 64-bit wrapper.

EDIT: Forgot to mention, this is with Chrome, Firefox, Hulu Desktop, etc... No issues with video playback or anything of the sort.
Try flash games for instance, they'll display some flash images (objects) on the other side of the screen when dragging across the game map.
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Try flash games for instance, they'll display some flash images (objects) on the other side of the screen when dragging across the game map.
Ah, gotcha. Yeah, I really haven't played any flash-based games on there to my knowledge, and I'm on my work computer at the moment so I can't check.
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Flash needs to die completely.

That being said, I like pancakes and HTML5.
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Flash needs to die completely.
Agree. Silverlight FTW!

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That being said, I like pancakes and HTML5.
But in all seriousness, I like mine with some fresh maple syrup.
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