swamped with >100 npviewer.bin processes
chris at monochrome.org
Fri Jul 11 00:22:53 UTC 2014
On Thu, 10 Jul 2014, Anton Shterenlikht wrote:
>> From corbe at corbe.net Thu Jul 10 15:39:50 2014
>> Anton Shterenlikht <mexas at bris.ac.uk> writes:
>>> Not sure which list to address this.
>>> I use nspluginwrapper-1.4.4_3 with firefox,
>>> as per Handbook. Just noticed that I have 174!
>>> npviewer.bin processes after firefox is closed.
[ big snip ]
>> Doing a 'killall -9 npviewer.bin' every so often solves the problem
>> for me.
> ok, so it's not just me. I'll try doing this,
Flash has been a thorn in my side for years. I've been doing `killall
npviewer.bin`, but a few months ago I whipped this up in frustration:
# Keep punching flash in the throat
while [ 1 ]; do
echo "Flash is evil and must be destroyed"
> but does this not merit a PR?
Not sure. I always thought it was an issue with flash itself, but maybe
it has to do with the linuxulator. I suppose a PR wouldn't hurt.
Chris Hill chris at monochrome.org
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