DragonFly kernel List (threaded) for 2004-08
Please sign petition for flash on *BSD.
On Sun, Aug 15, 2004 at 02:52:31PM -0400, Bob Ippolito wrote:
>On Aug 15, 2004, at 12:45 PM, Scott Robbins wrote:
>>A BSD enthusiast on the BSD forums has posted a petition to sign to be
>>sent to Macromedia asking for a BSD flash version.
>>Regardless of what we feel about flash pages :), it does seem a way to
>>let a vendor know that BSD is major market.
>>The petition is at
>>At present there are still very few (48 or so) signatures.
>Flash isn't just for web pages; it's pretty important for embedded
>applications. It's definitely the quickest and cheapest way to develop
>a custom GUI (no standard widgets, which is fine for touchscreen apps).
> I know of several companies that develop Linux based kiosk systems
>that use Flash. I've worked on a few in the past. Having another OS
>option would be nice.
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