[CentOS] Segmentation fault using flash-plugin under CentOS 5.3 (SOLVED)

carlopmart carlopmart at gmail.com
Fri Apr 10 15:29:17 UTC 2009

carlopmart wrote:
> 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.

Ok I have found th solution to this problem. I need to install curl package like 
  says in http://macromedia.mplug.org/.

Many thanks to all for your help.

CL Martinez
carlopmart {at} gmail {d0t} com

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