[CentOS] Segmentation fault using flash-plugin under CentOS 5.3

carlopmart carlopmart at gmail.com
Fri Apr 10 12:17:40 UTC 2009

carlopmart wrote:
> Hi all
>  I have a very strange problem on my CentOS 5.3 laptop. I have installed 
> latest firefox version from updates repository (3.0.7) with flash-plugin 
> downloaded from adobe website. When i open firefox and i need to access 
> to some web site with flash content, firefox crash with this message:
>  /usr/lib/firefox-3.0.7/run-mozilla.sh: line 131:  9133 Segmentation 
> fault  "$prog" ${1+"$@"}
>  Problem appears with versions 3.0.5 and 3.0.6 too. On the other hand, I 
> have another laptop installed with RHEL 5.3 with firefox and 
> flash-plugin (but this flash-plugin is installed from redhat repository 
> - rhn) and this problem doesn't appears ...
>  Where is the problem?? Maybe is it a bug with firefox under CentOS only??
>  Thanks.
Please any hits?? I have attached strace output using this command: "strace 
firefox http://www.nvidia.com"

many thanks.

CL Martinez
carlopmart {at} gmail {d0t} com
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