Flash Problems

Basil Chupin blchupin at iinet.net.au
Mon Jun 11 03:13:13 UTC 2012

On 11/06/12 12:44, Bruce Marshall wrote:
> Running 12.04 on an AMD64 machine with an Nvidia 9400 card.
> For the past 2 or three releases of Kubuntu the flash player does not show
> proper colors.   Skin color becomes blue and all other colors are messed up.
> Happens on FF and Chrome.
> If I play a youtube video in totem/mplayer it works fine.
> Anyone else having this problem?  Wallpaper, digikam and all other graphics
> have the proper colors.
> Really irritating....
> I also have removed nouveau and the distributed nvidia code and replaced with
> the Nvidia driver from Nvidia site.  No change in the problem from before or
> after that change.

Try an view a video - say somethng on YouTube.

When the video is on the screen, right-click and get the menu for Flash; 
select Settings and UNTICK "Enable hardware acceleration".


Using openSUSE 12.1 x86_64 KDE 4.8.3 and kernel 3.4.1 on a system with-
AMD FX 8-core 3.6/4.2GHz processor
16GB PC14900/1866MHz Quad Channel Corsair "Vengeance" RAM
Gigabyte AMD3+ m/board; Gigabyte nVidia GTX550Ti 1GB DDR5 GPU

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