[CentOS] annoying random Firefox crash - how to debug?

Pasi Kärkkäinen pasik at iki.fi
Wed Feb 17 19:53:26 UTC 2010


On Wed, Feb 17, 2010 at 02:32:23PM -0500, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
> > 2010/2/17  <m.roth at 5-cent.us>:
> >>> On Wed, Feb 17, 2010 at 4:51 PM, <m.roth at 5-cent.us> wrote:
> >>>>
> >>>> Could be $%^&* flash. That was happening about 4 mos. ago.
> >>>>
> >>> Mark, can you be a bit more specific, please?
> >>>
> >>> What / which flash are you referring to exactly?
> >>
> >> Flashplayer. nsplugin<whatsit> There was even (finally) a bug reported
> >> for
> >> it, a few months back, and it took them a week to find an unnoted
> >> dependency, and not only would firefox crash, but their crashreporter
> >> would crash, because *it* was dependent upon the missing package.
> >
> > nspluginwrapper? 32bit flash on 64bit env? why you just don't run the
> > 64bit flash?
> 
> You mean the version that didn't exist, and is just now mentioned on
> slashdot as ->ALPHA<- software?
> 

Wasn't the link from that slashdot article pointing to a news item from 2008?

iirc 64bit flash for linux has been there for 1,5 years or so.

-- Pasi



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