[CentOS] C6 Firefox 45.1 segmentation faults

Tue May 3 16:34:43 UTC 2016
m.roth at 5-cent.us <m.roth at 5-cent.us>

Akemi Yagi wrote:
> On Tue, May 3, 2016 at 12:11 AM, Nux! <nux at li.nux.ro> wrote:
>> ----- Original Message -----
>>> From: "Akemi Yagi" <amyagi at gmail.com>
>>> To: "CentOS mailing list" <centos at centos.org>
>>> Sent: Tuesday, 3 May, 2016 01:32:55
>>> Subject: Re: [CentOS] C6 Firefox 45.1 segmentation faults
>>> On Mon, May 2, 2016 at 5:07 PM, Akemi Yagi <amyagi at gmail.com> wrote:
>>>> Indeed, it worked. Now need to test this thing ...
>>> With my short test, so far, so good. No crash with the site that used
>>> to bomb out.
>>> I needed the latest version of soxr(-devel) and xvidcore(-devel) from
>>> PUIAS to run (build) ffmpeg-2.1.1-1.sdl6. All other dependencies were
>>> available from EPEL and nux.
>>> Akemi
>> Morning,
>> Thanks for testing Akemi, I'll work towards upgrading ffmpeg then and
>> the deps. Will be fun. :-)
>> Nux!
>> www.nux.ro
> To add to your fun, let me present my wish list:
> mplayer-gui and libquicktime (latest version from PUIAS) and
> mlt >= 0.9.4
Ummm, NO. NOT the latter, under any circumstance... or hadn't you missed
the huge announcements that Apple would no longer support quicktime, and
every organization, at least here in the States, and all the trade press,
are saying uninstall quicktime yesterday!!!

And yes, we have been told to make it go away here at work... and I work
for a US federal gov't agency (civilian sector).