Flash is made by Adobe, not Macromedia anymore

Bug #282248 reported by Jonathan Ernst on 2008-10-12
Affects Status Importance Assigned to Milestone
app-install-data-ubuntu (Ubuntu)
Scott Ritchie

Bug Description

app-install-data-ubuntu contains strings that say Macromedia Flash plugin instead of Adobe Flash plugin

Marcus Asshauer (mcas) wrote :

Thank you for reporting this bug. Please tell us your ubuntu version and add the output of "apt-cache policy app-install-data-ubuntu"

Changed in app-install-data-ubuntu:
status: New → Incomplete
Jonathan Ernst (jonathan.ernst) wrote :

Here you are :

jernst@jernst-desktop:~$ apt-cache policy app-install-data-ubuntu
W: Unable to locate package app-install-data-ubuntu

jernst@jernst-desktop:~$ apt-cache policy app-install-data
  Installed: 0.6.9
  Candidate: 0.6.9
  Version table:
 *** 0.6.9 0
        500 http://ch.archive.ubuntu.com intrepid/main Packages
        100 /var/lib/dpkg/status

jernst@jernst-desktop:~$ cat /etc/lsb-release
DISTRIB_DESCRIPTION="Ubuntu intrepid (development branch)"

Jonathan Ernst (jonathan.ernst) wrote :

You can search "Macromedia" in Add/Remove programs if you want to see how the bug affects Intrepid

Changed in app-install-data-ubuntu:
status: Incomplete → New
Scott Ritchie (scottritchie) wrote :

In karmic the only one that remains is the "macromedia flash plugin" which shouldn't be there in the first place as it refers to a transitional package.

Changed in app-install-data-ubuntu (Ubuntu):
assignee: nobody → Scott Ritchie (scottritchie)
status: New → In Progress
Changed in app-install-data-ubuntu (Ubuntu):
status: In Progress → Fix Committed
Launchpad Janitor (janitor) wrote :

This bug was fixed in the package app-install-data-ubuntu -

app-install-data-ubuntu ( karmic; urgency=low

  [ Michael Vogt ]
  * menu-data/qalculate_kde.desktop:
    - removed, duplicated (LP: #437370)
  * remove duplicated thunar entries
  * menu-data-additional/:
    - fix popcon data for meta-packages like gnome-offce, lxde,
    - add mysql-{client,server}.desktop (LP: #441230)
  * fix some typos
  * remove broken icon for bomber and ktemperature
  * fix duplicated gcompris (LP: #278364)
  * fix glade (LP: #445352)

  [ Scott Ritchie ]
  * fixes in menu-data-additional
  * piding-plugins (LP: #404772)
  * flash installer fix (LP: #282248)
  * gnome-utils duplication (LP: #278169)
  * wine1.2 (LP: #443965)

 -- Michael Vogt <email address hidden> Wed, 07 Oct 2009 16:26:36 +0200

Changed in app-install-data-ubuntu (Ubuntu):
status: Fix Committed → Fix Released
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