[TriLUG] Ubuntu, Nvidia and the Freeze or Black Screen

Brian Blater brb.lists at gmail.com
Fri Apr 8 14:51:41 EDT 2011

On Fri, Apr 8, 2011 at 1:41 PM, Neil L. Little <nllittle at embarqmail.com> wrote:
> Im running Ubuntu Intrepid and have a nvidia video card. Im getting that
> same issure and found it was the flash plugin freezing up. I can usually
> wait a bit and it will
> resolve itself. If I have other tabs up with some sort of flash on it will
> get real slow after a while and I have to terminate firefox.
> It appears from what I have read to be some sort of memory leak in the
> plugin.
> Neil, WA4AZL

Didn't think of flash being an issue, but come to think of it, the
system has froze and firefox wasn't even running.


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