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    Flash

    Can you guys access this site via your Linux box?

    http://www.underoath777.com/newsite/detect.php?p=main

    It's a local band from Florida that I love and it wants version 8 flash but I think Linux latest version is only 7...???

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    Re: Flash

    Well, for me, at this time, that site times out before it will load on any operating system or browser.

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    Re: Flash

    No go here. It says I need Flash Player 8.

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    Re: Flash

    Thanks - I think it just assumes everyone uses Windows.
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    Re: Flash

    is there a fix out for this problem yet?

    ...I am still coming up flash 7 as the most recent for linux however nearly everything i look at is now requiring flash 8....

    somebody needs to get on the ball for us linux users...


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    Re: Flash


    "Well, let's just say, 'if your VCR is still blinking 12:00,you don't want Linux.'"
    - Bruce Perens, Former Debian Project Leader

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    Re: Flash

    Is this why some of the flash adds on Pcper are not coming up for me?
    They require Flash8

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    Re: Flash

    Quote Originally Posted by themortarman
    Is this why some of the flash adds on Pcper are not coming up for me?
    They require Flash8
    They are showing up here. You see the one in the center top? S3?

    Edit: Well, and the big main one up there is flash too.
    Last edited by Senor Panadero; 04-14-2006 at 11:17 PM.

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    Re: Flash

    i am not having problems with banner adds and such, mostly just those flash movies and such...

    remember the Easter Bunny Hates You post?...that one will not play right...the movie plays but the sound is messed up. some newer flash games are not working right either.

    I think its the movies mostly that are erking me so much...Google Video and You-Tube stuff is not working properly

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    Re: Flash

    I am getting the big Newegg and the S3 but sometimes an add on the right hand side will not show. I get a yellow exclamation mark

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    Re: Flash

    StompinRound, Youtube does not work for you?

    I was finally able to get it to run for me. Don't remember how though

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    Re: Flash

    Quote Originally Posted by themortarman
    I am getting the big Newegg and the S3 but sometimes an add on the right hand side will not show. I get a yellow exclamation mark
    Oh, yeah, I've seen that. but I've seen that forever. I always figured it was just our clunky ad server (Frys combo special?).

    If flash isn't working, you just get blank, as if you were blocking those ads.

    Utube works for me, but sometimes there seem to be network problems. The Easter bunny one, for example, was a problem when that thread was posted. Several times it would freeze as the cache filled up again. Now it seems to be fine though.

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    Re: Flash

    Now that I look, it looks like it's not flash files just images that aren't loading.

    The Youtube thing can be very slow at times, I just pause it and let it cache.

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    Re: Flash

    hmmm...I get video just fine and smooth..but my sound does not work - it coumes out scratchy and skippy - and everything sounds like chipmonks on crack.

    flash videos are the only thing that does this that I know of

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    Re: Flash

    As i've mentioned earlier flash developement for linux is going to be rather slow as macromedia has been aquired by Adobe.

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