Comment 7 for bug 175666

Jonas Sundberg (jsund) wrote :

Mekaniserad Apelsin posted a temporary solution at ubuntu-se.org that keeps the package installed for new updates: http://ubuntu-se.org/smf/index.php?/topic,21227.msg159072.html#msg159072

For those of you that don't want to read the page in Swedish, here are the commands used:

sudo apt-get remove gnash flashplugin-nonfree
wget http://fpdownload.macromedia.com/get/flashplayer/installers/archive/fp9_archive.zip
unzip fp9_archive.zip fp9_archive/9r48/install_flash_player_9r48_linux.tar.gz
sudo mkdir /var/cache/flashplugin-nonfree
sudo mv fp9_archive/9r48/install_flash_player_9r48_linux.tar.gz /var/cache/flashplugin-nonfree/install_flash_player_9_linux.tar.gz
sudo apt-get install flashplugin-nonfree
rm -r fp9_archive*