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Re: Re : Flash kills Firefox (ia32)

On Sun, 2005-07-10 at 16:12 +0000, Jean-Luc Coulon (f5ibh) wrote:
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Le 10.07.2005 17:58:16, Zaq Rizer a écrit :
> Any page containing flash kills Firefox within the 32bit chroot.  The
> only debug information it gives is the following:
> [epoch@fortunato]*[~]$ dchroot -c ia32 -d firefox
> (ia32) firefox
> (firefox-bin:26200): Gtk-WARNING **: Locale not supported by C
> library.
>         Using the fallback 'C' locale.
> (firefox-bin:26200): Gdk-WARNING **: gdk_property_get(): length value
> has wrapped in calculation (did you pass G_MAXLONG?)
> -!-!-!---------
> The previous lines are all printed upon first draw of the window, what
> follows below is what occurs after visiting a page with flash on it,
> e.g. http://www.macromedia.com/shockwave/welcome/
> -!-!-!---------
> NP_Initialize
> New
> SetWindow
> Destroy
> The program 'Gecko' received an X Window System error.
> This probably reflects a bug in the program.
> The error was 'BadShmSeg (invalid shared segment parameter)'.
>   (Details: serial 31 error_code 172 request_code 149 minor_code 2)
>   (Note to programmers: normally, X errors are reported
> asynchronously;
>    that is, you will receive the error a while after causing it.
>    To debug your program, run it with the --sync command line
>    option to change this behavior. You can then get a meaningful
>    backtrace from your debugger if you break on the gdk_x_error()
> function.)
> dchroot: Child exited non-zero.
> dchroot: Operation failed.

The free flash plugin kills mozilla, firefox, galeon, epiphany and  
everything based on the Gecko engine.

 From you chroot, after removing the libflash-mozplugin and its  
dependancies do:

apt-get install flashplugin-nonfree

And you will get an non-free (according to Debian policy) but workable  

> --End.
> Thoughts?  I've tried the following, to no avail:
> agi --reinstall libflash-dev libflash-mozplugin libflash-swfplayer
> libflash0 flashplayer-mozilla flashplugin-nonfree
> [agi is my apt-get install alias]
> Do one of those packages interfere with another or something?
> Thanks,
> ~Zaq
> --
> Life is wasted on the living. -- The Restaurant at the Edge of the
> Universe.
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Perfect, that worked great.



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