[arch-dev-public] dropping Gnash?

Eduardo Romero k3nsai at gmail.com
Thu Mar 5 13:39:09 EST 2009

On Thursday 05 March 2009 01:28:55 pm Dusty Phillips wrote:
> 2009/3/5 Eduardo Romero <k3nsai at gmail.com>:
> > On Thursday 05 March 2009 12:44:15 pm Andreas Radke wrote:
> >> Gnash is in Orphaned state for a long time. Is there any Dev wanting to
> >> pick it up? Any TU wants to maintain it?
> >>
> >> If not we will remove it so our community might pick it up for AUR.
> >>
> >> I myself will keep maintaining swfdec in extra as an OSS alternative
> >> for Adobe flash.
> >>
> >> -Andy
> >
> > Arch Linux Revolts Against GNASH. I just can picture it. :P
> I'm worried, all this fun we're making of the media, Eduardo but... as
> newsletter contributors, we're practically media ourselves! What if we
> fall into the same trap?
> Oh but I forgot, Arch is so cool it doesn't need to be sensationalized!
> Dusty
Yeah, well, the fun is new and not burned out yet, so there can be a few 
spawns more of this fun, so devs and users alike, make sure to use thme 
before it burns out. ;-)

Anyways, has GNASH gotten to a usable state? Last I used it I could not 
see anything which was interesting to see with flash.

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