After debugging with iceweasel-dbg, I found the the following message
given a few times
during the times that the process hung:
*** NSPlugin Wrapper *** ERROR: NPP_New() invoke: Message timeout
and, the same problem was occurring with iceape and epiphany web browser. I
that nspluginwrapper debian pkg in Lenny was upgraded to 0.9.91.5-1 from
According to the nspluginwrapper web site, this new version was released Aug
26, 2007) includes
new support for 64-bit plugins, and support for broken 64-bit Konqueror.
Perhaps the problem
is in one of these 64 bit related upgrades, because after downgrading to
0.9.91.4-4, my plugins
are working again no problem.
I will attempt to notify the package maintainers for nspluginwrapper or file
a bug for it or something.
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