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Site Crashes Firefox

Postby bob » 08/30/09, 2:57 pm

Any idea why this page crashes my Firefox? (Proceed at own risk, though I think it's clean)


http://www.edwardtufte.com/bboard/q-and ... topic_id=1

I just discovered it Crashes IE and Chrome too. Chrome reports it's the QuickTime plug-in, 7.1 that's crashing in Chrome
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Postby RedRage » 08/30/09, 5:27 pm

seems to work here QT 7.62 FF 3.5.2
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Postby xXJackXx » 08/31/09, 3:31 am

loads fine here but I don't have QT installed so i get a prompt to install missing plugin.

I'd say its your installed version of QT that has a problem if its crashing your other browsers as well
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Postby bob » 08/31/09, 2:47 pm

I have QT Alternative...
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Postby bob » 08/31/09, 3:03 pm

OK, fixed--installed newer version of QT Alternative

Thanks all
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Postby Gerry » 09/01/09, 4:45 am

Using the Totem gstreamer plugin here in firefox on linux and all is a-ok (including playing the vids): http://projects.gnome.org/totem/
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