firefox crashing

Harold Hartley haroldh at
Sun Dec 17 14:26:54 GMT 2006

Scott Kitterman wrote:
> On Saturday 16 December 2006 16:36, Harold Hartley wrote:
>> Scott Kitterman wrote:
>>> On Saturday 16 December 2006 16:05, Harold Hartley wrote:
>>>> I just installed kubuntu 6.10 on my laptop and also firefox.
>>>> Now I have noticed that most sites will cause firefox to crash and on my
>>>> desktop, it doesn't have any problem.
>>>> I never had any problem with firefox on dapper drake and I can not
>>>> figure out what may be the problem.
>>>> Anyone having the same problem.
>>> If you have Flash of any kind installed, that's probably your problem. 
>>> FF 2.0 and Flash do not appear to play well together.
>>> Scott K
>> It works very well on my desktop with flash and java.
>> If it works fine on my desktop with kubuntu 6.10 then my laptop should
>> work the same way, but it does not.
>> Oh BTW, I didn't have flash on my laptop at the time.
> OK.  Then I don't know.  That's the only source of FF instability I've 
> noticed.
> Scott K.
I believe its the version of flash.
The web sites are using the newer type of flash and we're still using 
version 7.
I think they new to release the flash 9 for linux even though it hasn't 
been released yet.
I'd use it even in beta for flash 9.
Does anyone have a link to the flash 9.


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