"According to the Adobe Labs Web site, the big new features in
Flash 9 are a full-screen display and a version that runs under
Linux. I downloaded the plug-in for Firefox, as well as the
standalone Flash Player, to see how it worked.
"While I was able to display existing Flash 7 content and able
to view newer full-screen Flash 9 movies, I couldn't get it to fill
the desktop on my SUSE Linux 10.0-powered HP Pavilion laptop. The
standalone Linux player had some troubles, too.