[Swfdec] Swfdec 0.5.1 is out
otte at gnome.org
Fri Aug 3 14:45:19 PDT 2007
Here is yet another release of your favourite Flash player. And it
even comes with new features!
This release can finally play embedded Youtube movies, since URL
handling got an overhaul and the Stage actionscript object got
implemented. WIth this, of course all those movies scale correctly
now. And last but not least, Swfdec got an OSS sound backend for all
those poor people still stuck on BSD.
swfdec-mozilla-0.5.1 "Kill the baby"
With the new Stage goodness, the mozilla plugin can now implement more
features from the <embed> tag. And the plugin does proper popup
Swfdec of course still follows the no-crashes-allowed policy. So it is
safe to install as your plugin. Should you still succeed in finding a
crasher, please immediately file a bug at
For more information about Swfdec, see http://swfdec.freedesktop.org
contributors to this release:
Benjamin Otte, Eric Anholt, Pekka Lampila, Sven Herzberg
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