Status of Flash 9 on stable

eculp eculp at
Thu Oct 16 19:08:57 PDT 2008

Quoting "Sean C. Farley" <scf at>:

> On Thu, 16 Oct 2008, Kostik Belousov wrote:
>> Hmm, finaly I noted this thread. There is one more patch in the
>> pipeline for 7 that is needed, as I was told. Testing of that patch
>> seems to be stalled, so I am interested in the feedback.
>> Possible rejects of the $FreeBSD$ chunks are fine.
> This patch works for me for most things.  I am curious if the removal of
> bsm/audit_kevents.h in two files is desired or not.
> I have found that trying to run something on in Hi-Res 480p
> instead of Std-Res 360p locks up Flash and the browser.  I have to run
> killall npviewer.bin to get the browser back and remove the
> npviewer.bin.core file from my home directory.  This is reproducible
> every time at least for me.  Of course, this could be an nspluginwrapper
> or even Linux flash issue.

It doesn't seem to be limited to stable.  I have similar issues on  
current with npviewer.bin, having to do a killall several times a day  
if I use flash pages but once the new wares off, I'm sure I won't see  
it anymore ;)  It sure beats having to open wine and windows firefox.



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