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Adobe Flash Player Beta for Mac

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Posted:December 5, 2013, 3:58 am
Updated:December 12, 2013, 7:09 am
Operating System:Mac

Adobe® Flash® Player 11.5 drives innovation for rich, engaging digital experiences with new features for cross-platform browser-based viewing of expressive rich internet applications, content, and videos across devices. This beta release provides access to the Flash Player 11.5 runtime for Mac OS and Windows desktop environments.

Version Features

What's New:

Packaging multiple libraries in an ANE (iOS)
Debug stack trace in release builds of Flash Player
Statically link DRM (Desktop only)
Invoke Event enhancement (for openurl)
Multiple SWF support (iOS)

Builds changes

Runtime Versions

Flash Player Desktop only: 11.5.500.80
AIR Runtime Desktop:
AIR Runtime Android:

Known Issues

Application reloading child SWF hangs or crashes sometimes when packaged in AOT mode. (3327991)
App crashes if a symbol (used from the SWC(linked externally) of the SWF) is referenced prior to loading the child SWF. (3332723) preventDefault() is not honored for the ORIENTATION_CHANGING event on iOS. This is a behavior change from AIR 3.4 and will remain so. (3324338)
When packaging an IPA using platformsdk option to point to the iOS 6 SDK, packaging succeeds, though, with the Exception,“ PLIST generation failed due to SAX error:org.xml.sax.saxParseException(3309675). With AIR 3.5, it is no longer required to use platformsdk to point to iOS 6 SDK, as it is already included in the AIR SDK.
screenDPI values are different for retina and non-retina mode on iPhone 5. (3336287)
Packaging an IPA with requestedDisplayResolution as "standard" in application descriptor and using launch images "Default-568h@2x.png" and "Default@2x.png", both the images are showing up on iPhone 5 device. (3336456)

Fixed Issues

Background Audio in Android doesnt work(3319954)
A full screen application cannot be developed for iPhone 5. Default-568h@2x launch image can now be used to display a full screen app on iPhone5. (3331707)
Unable to package an application using an ANE on iOS, which doesn't not implement the finalizer function. (3321073)
Packaging fails with null pointer exception, when packaging an IPA using only the default implementation in the ANE on iOS. (3323233)
Geolocation permission dialog doesn't show up on iOS 6 device and App doesn't get listed in Settings->Privacy->Locations services. (3296870)
Database data is wiped out for every launch on iOS Simulator. (3329307)
WIFi Debugging on iOS :Debugging on iOS does not work when network interface is chosen as "Default" for Player Target AIR3.4 (3320979)
DisplayObject fails to render when changing rotationY on iOS6 device in GPU renderMode. (3320080)
When an app having aspectRatio Landscape and autoOrients "false" is packaged with iOS 6 SDK and run on an iOS 6 device, the launch
image shows 90 degree rotation. (3321294)
If auto orients =false and aspect ratio=landscape,App launches in landscape mode but stage launches in portrait mode, on packaging with iOS 6 SDK. (3317345)