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Flash player not working in firefox

If you are having trouble with flash player not working in firefox on your 32bit ubuntu, here is some thing that may help.

1./ purge all flash related package
$sudo apt-get purge flashplugin-nonfree flashplugin-installer gnash gnash-common mozilla-plugin-gnash swfdec-mozilla

2./ remove files from
$sudo rm -f /usr/lib/firefox/plugins/*flash*
$sudo rm -f /usr/lib/firefox-addons/plugins/*flash*
$sudo rm -f /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/*flash*
$sudo rm -f ~/.mozilla/plugins/*flash*so
$sudo rm -rfd /usr/lib/nspluginwrapper

3./ download flash player .tar.gz file

4./ decompress .tar.gz
$tar xvfz install_flash_player_11_linux.i386.tar.gz

5./ make directory
$mkdir ~/.mozilla/plugins

6./ mv libflashplayer.so
$mv -f libflashplayer.so ~/.mozilla/plugins/

7./ create links
$sudo ln -s /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/libflashplayer.so /usr/lib/firefox-addons/plugins/
$sudo ln -s /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/libflashplayer.so /usr/lib/xulrunner-addons/plugins/

8./ test flash player