bug on display of web pages with flash applic

Barry Scott barry.scott at onelan.co.uk
Fri Oct 12 00:15:43 PDT 2007

David Sharp wrote:
> On 9/29/07, Jethro Tull <heavytull at hotmail.com> wrote:
>>  it's been two years that i'm noticing this bug:
>> on web pages that contents flash animation the above-to-the-flash-animation
>> menus expand behind the animation area.
>> check it on www.adobe.com
>> i noticed this bug on all machines that i tested, and all distros that use
>> Xorg that i tested.
>> only on microsoft OS's this bug doesn't appear.
>> I'm quite unable to tell you whether this is an issue from adobe or from
>> Xorg.
> The fault for this bug is shared between firefox and the flash plugin.
> https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=137189
> Firefox has fixed their bug, but I don't think it is in any released
> version yet. Who knows when Adobe will fix their end.

Adobe has a fix for Flash 9. See http://blogs.adobe.com/penguin.swf/
for the announcement.


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