Paul Hartman <firstname.lastname@example.org> [12-04-28 04:56]:
> On Fri, Apr 27, 2012 at 5:34 PM, <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Paul Hartman <firstname.lastname@example.org> [12-04-28 00:20]:
> >> On Fri, Apr 27, 2012 at 3:22 PM, Mark Knecht <email@example.com> wrote:
> >> > I don't remember reading about anyone else with this problem.
> >> > Hopefully I haven't missed the right thread.
> >> >
> >> > I run stable Gentoo + a few ~amd64 packages. My video adapter is an
> >> > NVidia 463 GTX. Since the update to adobe-flash-188.8.131.52 a few
> >> > weeks ago all Flash apps crash the plugin within Firefox. I posted a
> >> > bug report here and got shot down for reasons I don't understand. (I
> >> > understand what he said and why he said it, but I didn't understand
> >> > them just giving up without feedback back to Adobe, etc.)
> >> >
> >> > I'm wondering if anyone else has suffered through this to find a
> >> > solution. The nouveau suggestion isn't where I want to go with my
> >> > machines and I'm just not finding any solutions on the web yet.
> >> >
> >> > Anyway, there was at the time a newer (IIRC) or possibly slightly
> >> > older (IIDRC) Flash ebuild but it's been removed from portage. That
> >> > one worked for me. There is a newer version (184.108.40.206) listed on
> >> > the Adobe Flash site but I haven't found info on what it corrects.
> >> >
> >> > Thanks in advance for any ideas.
> >> Flash 11.2 added some new kind of hardware acceleration which
> >> apparently doesn't work properly for whatever reason. Disable HW
> >> acceleration in /etc/adobe/mms.cfg and cross your fingers... or
> >> downgrade to 11.1.
> > I did not find any tag in that file, which allows to disable hardeware
> > acceleration.
> > Or did I miss one?
> maybe it's not in the default file... mine has been changed a lot
> it was mentioned in the flash player release notes.
> You can also right-click on a non-crashing clash object and change the
> settings using GUI, disabling the acceleration is in there, too.
This does not work for me. The Clash player still starts with hardware
accel enabled and give me that nice LSD-colored impressions... ;(
Is there any other way to prevent the need of clicking this dialog?
And why adobe stops the linux-support?