Flash player sound solution

Scott Robbins scottro at nyc.rr.com
Sun Mar 13 14:12:57 PST 2005

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On Sun, Mar 13, 2005 at 06:50:01PM +0000, Chris Hodgins wrote:
> Scott Robbins wrote:
> >
> >
> >There are a few pages out there that will crash FreeBSD native firefox
> >with linuxpluginwrapper, at least.   The problem doesn't occur in Linux,
> >and most of the time, these sites will work with FreeBSD's linux-opera
> >(and the linuxpluginwrapper).
> >
> >
> >http://www.tvguide.com 
> >http://www.espn.com 
> >
> >are two examples that always crash it for me, and apparently for most
> >poeple on BSD forums.
> >
> >
> Interesting.  Both of those sites hang but don't crash as such.  Wierd.

Chris, and others, I apologize, hang is what they do and I shouldn't
have loosely used the word "crash."

What happens is (again, judging from some threads on freebsdforums, to
everyone who tries ) is that if one opens the site, it'll begin to load
and finally freeze, to the point, at least on my machine, where the only
way to stop it is to find the PID and kill it.  

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