Adobe AIR is a cross-operating system runtime that lets developers combine HTML, AJAX, Flash, and Flex technologies to deploy rich Internet applications (RIAs) on the desktop. AIR 1.5 is the latest version.
AIR 2.0 Beta may be downloaded from http://labs.adobe.com/downloads/air2.html.
Installating the Runtime
Download the Adobe AIR binary for Linux from http://get.adobe.com/air.
XO OS (Sugar Desktop)
Fedora 11 (Gnome Desktop)
Teapot's Ubuntu 8.10 (XFCE Desktop)
Uninstalling the Runtime
Installing .AIR Files
See the main article on issues with Adobe AIR