Ubuntu 8.10 released but...

Daniel T Chen crimsun at fungus.sh.nu
Thu Oct 30 19:12:07 UTC 2008

On 10/30/2008 02:10 PM, Thomas Novin wrote:

> ...for example these[1,2] bugs never got fixed. Too bad, Firefox is
> probably the most commonly used program in Ubuntu and still it works
> poorly since you have to be on a above-average-user-level to open
> commonly used file formats, save stuff to gvfs-locatation[3,4] and it
> crashes[5] all the time (probably mostly when flash is involved).
> [...]
> 651 results for "firefox crashed with"
> 5. https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+bugs?field.searchtext=firefox
> +crashed+with&orderby=-importance&search=Search&field.status%
> 3Alist=NEW&field.status%3Alist=INCOMPLETE_WITH_RESPONSE&field.status%
> 3Alist=CONFIRMED&field.status%3Alist=TRIAGED&field.status%
> 3Alist=INPROGRESS&field.status%
> 3Alist=FIXCOMMITTED&field.assignee=&field.bug_reporter=&field.omit_dupes=on&field.has_patch=&field.has_no_package=
> (and add to those 651 all the bugs that are marked private, right?)
Debugging Adobe Flash-related crashes is particularly troublesome,
and if you have wide-ranging experience resolving them, the Ubuntu
Mozilla Team welcomes your input.

8.10 is a tremendous step forward in Flash usability and stability
for many users thanks in no small part to various community members
and Free software developers.

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