On 2020-10-01 13:10, Robert Nichols wrote: > On 9/30/20 8:25 AM, Johnny Hughes wrote: >> On 9/29/20 9:16 PM, Robert Nichols wrote: >>> With Firefox updated to firefox-78.3.0-1.el6.centos.x86_64, I cannot >>> get >>> sound from Firefox. I've tried restarting pulseaudio, also logging >>> out >>> and logging back in. No help. Other A/V apps work just fine. >>> Downgrading >>> to firefox-68.12.0-1.el6.centos.x86_64 makes sound work again. For >>> now, >>> I've excluded version firefox-78.3.0-1 from yum updates. >>> >>> Anyone else seeing this? Any hints? >>> >> >> No problem here .. but as a reminder .. EOL for CentOS-6 is about 1 >> month away (Nov 2020). >> >> That means , once we hit it, no more updates. > > I still have 3 CentOS-6 installations: 1 desktop, 1 laptop, and > 1 virtual machine. On all of them, I get no sound from firefox-78.3.0-1 > and have to downgrade to firefox-68.12.0-1. I've tried with all > add-ons disabled (Boy, youtube is a pain without adblock.) and > there is still no sound. I don't know what else to try. > > I don't know what I'll do after CentOS-6 goes EOL. I absolutely > cannot tolerate CentOS-8. The Ubuntu-derived distros are much better suited to desktop. I run several of them, as well as CentOS 7 and 8. Ubuntu, Kubuntu (Ubuntu with KDE), Lubuntu, Debian, PopOS, and Zorin. Todd Merriman Software Toolz, Inc.