How do I view flash objects in Firefox in Ubuntu? I can't seem to get flash working.
Follow this guide for Ubuntu Jaunty Jackaloupe to install the Flash Player plugin. Basically, you just need to run this in the terminal:
Do you have the ubuntu-restricted-extras package installed? If not, install that:
This package gives you these capabilities:
If you do have this package installed, but are having problems getting flash to work in Firefox, work your way through the Troubleshooting section of the Ubuntu Community Documentation on Flash. You may also be interested in the free software alternatives to Adobe's Flash Player.
Update: This package is present in the Ubuntu multiverse repository. Enable this by following the Ubuntu Community Documentation instructions on adding repositories if you cannot find this package in your system.