Version 0.4.2 of Lightspark, the modern, efficient, open source Flash player is now officially released, with a couple of last moment fixes and improvements.
The main features of this new release are:
- Use fontconfig to select fonts
- Greater compatibility with youtube video
- Sound synchronization
- Chrome/Chromium support
- Firefox’s OOPP support
If you use a version of firefox newer than 3.6.4 you can ensure a crash free experience by enabling OOPP mode for lightspark, for instructions see the wiki
Package for Ubuntu Lucid and debian testing/unstable are provided as usually by the PPA. Packages for Fedora 13 are also available (currently only for the i686 platoform). See the installation page for more information.
To test lightspark install it from packages or sources and try one of the following pages: