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Re: Iceweasel locks up after connecting to radio

On 15 Jul 2010, briand@aracnet.com wrote:
> On Thu, 15 Jul 2010 14:31:26 +0100
> Anthony Campbell <ac@acampbell.org.uk> wrote:
> > I often use Iceweasel to connect to the BBC, either for radio or TV.
> > Recently I've found that when I delete the connection Iceweasel locks
> > up and I have to go to a terminal to kill it. This also happens with
> > Firefox (latest version) but not with Iceape.
> > 
> > Anyone else seen this?
> > 
> Naturally the first thing you should suspect is flash.
> The other thing that _might_ help, is to run strace on iceweasel and
> see if that reveals why it's hanging.
> Brian

Yes, correct. I found I was running an older version of flash. Updating
it has restored function to normal. Thanks.


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