10.04 LTS system locking when viewing Flash content

Ric Moore wayward4now at gmail.com
Tue Oct 12 04:18:14 UTC 2010

On Mon, 2010-10-11 at 22:53 -0500, Anthony Papillion wrote:
> Hello Everyone,
> For some reason, when I'm viewing Flash content, after a while, my
> computer will freeze and then a gray and white stripped screen will come
> up, requiring a reboot. This usually only happens when I'm viewing Flash
> content.
> I've looked in the logs and can't find anything odd at all so I'm
> assuming that the system is either unable to log the event or the system
> doesn't actually realize that something has gone wrong.
> Anyone else have this problem? I've Google'd around and can't come up
> with much helpful info.

You didn't mention the type of browser you use. 32bit or 64bit install?
Which Ubuntu version? Ric
My father, Victor Moore (Vic) used to say:
"There are two Great Sins in the world...
..the Sin of Ignorance, and the Sin of Stupidity.
Only the former may be overcome." R.I.P. Dad.
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