[OT] Shockwave on Linux
revlist at azurevision.co.uk
Fri Apr 24 16:08:34 CDT 2009
Are you sure that they were Shockwave files (usually .dcr), not
regular Flash files ( usually .swf)?
As far as I know there's no way short of Crossover/Wine etc. to view
actual Shockwave files on Linux.
On 24 Apr 2009, at 21:17, Richmond Mathewson wrote:
> So, searched all over the internet for a shockwave player for Linux,
> and in the words of
> "Unlike Flash, the Shockwave browser plugin is not
> available for Linux or Solaris
> despite vocal lobbying efforts. However, the
> Shockwave Player can be installed
> on Linux with CrossOver or by running a Windows
> version of a supported browser
> in Wine (with varying degrees of success)."
> installed the first (as am only interested in playing a few EFL
> content shockwave files on
> the Disk-drives of my PCs) and it worked PERFECTLY.
More information about the use-livecode