Hacker News new | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit login

Can we get Adobe to open source the flash player plugin as well? Can anyone think of a reason Adobe continues to refuse?



Potentially mired in rights issues (since they originally acquired it from Macromedia, who may have not owned 100% of the codebase), or written so badly that vulnerabilities will be made very obvious by its open-sourcing.




Guidelines | FAQ | Support | API | Security | Lists | Bookmarklet | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact

Search: