A shiny new Linux installation is on your computer, all prepped for hours and hours of free and open source office work. “What happened to putting the fun back into computing? In Linux, you have the power or choice, so make your pick… Perhaps the most popular web browser in a vast field of options on Linux, Google’s Chrome browser has been changing the way people view the web for the better part of a decade now.
” Here are four ways you can watch Netflix in Linux, and the benefits and downsides of each method.
For Ubuntu 10.04 or later, ensure that the Hardware Abstraction Layer module is first installed using apt-get.
Adobe publishes platform support for 32-bit and 64-bit Linux in the system requirements section of the Flash Player 11 site.
Currently supported distributions (32 bit and 64 bit) are Redhat Enterprise Linux 5.6 or later and Ubuntu 10.04 or later. Navigate to to install the latest Flash Player for your platform and architecture.
But arguably it also doesn’t make sense for Amazon to continue to support unpopular platforms at a time when there are other platforms used by more people.
Still, it’s one reason why I’m a proponent of avoiding Smart TVs and using smart TV boxes instead.