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Installing Adobe Flash Player

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I have Linux back Track 5 running on a 64 bit system with Fire Fox 21.0 running on it. I am attempting to install adobe flash player on it so the plugin works properly. When I attempt to copy the libflashplayer.so to the plugins folder and it does not seem to work.
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Did you install flash with apt-get?

apt-get install flashplugin-nonfree

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by:macmain
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Yes I did. The plugin is still not showing up on firefox.

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Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree      
Reading state information... Done
flashplugin-nonfree is already the newest version.
The following packages were automatically installed and are no longer required:
  libecryptfs0 libdmraid1.0.0.rc16 libdebconfclient0 ecryptfs-utils cryptsetup rdate bogl-bterm
  libdebian-installer4 reiserfsprogs dmraid python-pyicu
Use 'apt-get autoremove' to remove them.
0 upgraded, 0 newly installed, 0 to remove and 2 not upgraded.
1 not fully installed or removed.
After this operation, 0B of additional disk space will be used.
Setting up se-toolkit (4.2.1-bt0) ...
svn: Server sent unexpected return value (503 Service Unavailable) in response to OPTIONS request for 'http://svn.trustedsec.com/social_engineering_toolkit'
dpkg: error processing se-toolkit (--configure):
 subprocess installed post-installation script returned error exit status 1
Errors were encountered while processing:
 se-toolkit
E: Sub-process /usr/bin/dpkg returned an error code (1)
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Try removing the files and install from official source.
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