64 bit Linux, flash, and firefox ETA?
kemotaha at gmail.com
Tue Apr 22 08:59:42 MDT 2008
On Mon, 2008-04-21 at 15:35 -0600, Bryan Sant wrote:
> On Mon, Apr 21, 2008 at 3:27 PM, Andrew McNabb <amcnabb at mcnabbs.org> wrote:
> > On Mon, Apr 21, 2008 at 03:20:28PM -0600, Bryan Sant wrote:
> > > and because Adobe has provided a decent Linux version of Flash player,
> > Ha!
> Sheesh. I'm detecting that I'm in the minority of persons having an
> acceptable experience with Flash. I don't have anything to complain
> about beyond flash ads being annoying. What is it about Flash on FF +
> Linux that is any different than say Flash on IE6 + XP?
> I'm running Flash Player 9 32-bit on Ubunty 7.10. Works great 99.9%
> of the time.
There is the key right there. 32-bit. Many of those who have
annoyances with flash run 64bit. For me for example. Flash will dies
either on some pages, i.e. the new dilbert.com, or after a certain
amount of time, so if I leave my browser up for a while trying to
maintain some information that I have up and then try to go to a flash
site. suddenly flash is dead. and it doesn't just affect new pages.
It affects anything that was flash that was previously open.
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