Comment 310 for bug 192888

2008/8/27 Jeremy LaCroix <email address hidden>

> Has anything changed recently?
>
> I reported a while ago that something made this bug happen much more
> common for me.
>
> Now, as of today, it's even worse, as EVERY flash video with sound
> freezes Firefox beyond control. 64-bit here.
>
> Conn wrote:
> > Sorry for the duplication, but there has been some overlapping
> > discussion between this bug and bug #198453.
> >
> > If you look at post
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/pulseaudio/+bug/198453/comments/109and
> >
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/ubuntu/+source/pulseaudio/+bug/198453/comments/111(for 64bit users, thanks to Shot for the assistance), testing packages are
> available that essentially solve the (dire) situation with Flash and
> PulseAudio. Provided that we can backport/SRU the necessary packages for
> Hardy, and Flash 10 final comes soon, this bug is now completely fixable.
> >
> > I have been running with this configuration for the past two days, and I
> > haven't seen a single crash in Firefox or Flash. And yes, Flash uses
> > PulseAudio, so there should be no more audio mixing conflicts.
> >
> >
>
> --
> firefox crashes on flash contents when using libflashsupport
> https://bugs.launchpad.net/bugs/192888
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This workaround fix all my flash problems

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Elimina nspluginwrapper

$ sudo apt-get remove nspluginwrapper

* Elimina paquetes obsoletos y ficheros de configuracion:

$ sudo apt-get remove libflashsupport
$ sudo rm ~/.pulse/* ~/.asoundrc* /etc/asound.conf

* Instala las siguientes dependencias:

$ sudo apt-get install padevchooser libao-pulse libasound2-plugins
libsdl1.2debian-pulseaudio

* Añade las siguientes lineas a tu fichero /etc/apt/sources.list:

# PulseAudio Fixes - http://ubuntuforums.org/showthread.php?p=5587712
deb http://ppa.launchpad.net/psyke83/ubuntu hardy main
deb-src http://ppa.launchpad.net/psyke83/ubuntu hardy main

* Actualiza la lista de repositorios y despues actualiza tu sistema:

$ sudo apt-get update
$ sudo apt-get upgrade

* Fija Pulse Audio como el dispositivo ALSA por defecto (esto ejecutalo como
tu usuario normal, no como root):

$ asoundconf set-pulseaudio
$ echo "default_driver=pulse" >~/.libao

* Ve a Sistemas > Preferencias > Sonido y en todos los checkbox fijalos a
"Auto Detectar".
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