'GNOME Help' suggests steps to install non-free Adobe Flash Player/plug-in.

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The 'GNOME Help' manual (Trisquel main menu > Accessories > Help), under the heading "Install the Flash plug-in" describes the steps to install the non-free Adobe Flash Player/plug-in.

Under the subheading "If Flash is not available from the software installer:",

The link to 'Flash Player download website' directs here[1] and that of 'installation instructions for Flash' over here[2]. (See the attached image file for details.)

[1] https://get.adobe.com/flashplayer/
[2] https://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/release-note/readme-flash-player-linux.html

As per GNU Free System Distribution Guidelines:-
"..What would be unacceptable is for the documentation to give people instructions for installing a non free program on the system, or mention conveniences they might gain by doing so." under "Documentation" subhead of https://www.gnu.org/distros/free-system-distribution-guidelines.html.

The document is a clear violation of above clause. Please *remove* GNU FSDG incompatible sections from the documentation.

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