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Re: Web browser: stuck with Opera-9.62


On Sat, Feb 18, 2012 at 11:02:55PM +0100, Ib-Michael Martinsen wrote:
> I'am running Opera v11.11, but I had to patch the NetBSD kernel to
> avoid kernel dumps when starting Opera. v11.11 does sometimes freeze or
> crash, especially when I have a lot of open tabs. Newer versions of
> Opera crash too frequently to be of any use for me.
> However, the most annoying issue is that the newest flashplayer I can
> get to work is v9r280, and image and sound are out of sync :-(
> Flash videos played in Opera are temporarily saved in /tmp as 
> /tmp/Flash...... They can be played (almost) in sync with mplayer :-|
> Btw I am running NetBSD v5.1. Let me know if you want a copy of my
> obscure kernel patching guide (110 lines of commands and comments).

Thanks for the reply and the proposal! But since I don't want to upgrade
my kernel now, I think I will stick to 9.62 for now (I don't add Flash
support etc.). At least, it is confirmed that the problem is not
peculiar to my install, but more general...

Thanks again!
        Thierry Laronde <tlaronde +AT+ polynum +dot+ com>
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