Posted Apr 19, 2012 11:53 UTC (Thu) by rswarbrick
Parent article: Updates on Flash support for Linux
The version 0.5.6-1 package landed in Debian unstable on 4/12/2012. Given that the release is tagged 4/11/2012 on lightspark's launchpad.net website, this took at most one day. This article is dated 4/18/2012.
Although it's good to note that packages may be/are available for popular distributions, comments like
For now, source code is the only downloadable incarnation of the release, but the project maintains a personal package archive (PPA), so Debian packages should arrive soon enough.
imply that distributors are less proactive than they actually are.
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