[wpkg-users] Flash 16 ActiveX Plugin
waoki at umnh.utah.edu
Wed Dec 24 20:10:12 CET 2014
On Wed, Dec 24, 2014 at 03:35:49PM -0300, Jáder Marasca wrote:
> 1) why there are two extra variables:
> <variable name="NPAPI_VERSION" value="220.127.116.11" />
> <variable name="ACTIVEX_VERSION" value="18.104.22.168">
It's because in the past the NPAPI and ActiveX have been released with
different versions. To the best of my knowledge, the last time Adobe
did that was 22.214.171.124 (ActiveX-only) / 126.96.36.199 (NPAPI-only).
> 2) Why we need to rename downloaded files if "PKG_SOURCE" already use a
> different directory to hold all files of that version ?
I was wondering the same thing. For what it's worth, I put Flash Player
installers into separate %SOFTWARE%\flash\%PKG_VERSION%\ directories
instead of renaming them like the package on the wiki requires. It's
less work and I still have the old installers on hand if I need them.
(I also still use separate ActiveX & NPAPI packages, but that's another
William Aoki KD7YAF waoki at umnh.utah.edu 5-1924
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