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Old 06-16-2012, 11:27 PM   #1
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New Nvidia Driver seems just a bit slower in 2d?

Havent tried anything in 3d yet.
The good news is that webgl is no longer disabled by default in firefox:
WebGL Renderer NVIDIA Corporation -- GeForce 210/PCIe/SSE2 -- 3.3.0 NVIDIA 302.17
People in youtube are still blue, which i gather is a flaw in flash, but the fix for the problem no longer appears to crash the plugin.

I have a geforce 210 and xorg-server 1.12.2

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Old 06-19-2012, 12:31 AM   #2
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Go to flash player settings and disable Hardware Acceleration. It sorted out the blue faces for me and didn't cause any crashes.

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Old 06-19-2012, 01:15 AM   #3
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People in youtube are still blue, which i gather is a flaw in flash, but the fix for the problem no longer appears to crash the plugin.
that is a VERY old problem and it is adobes fault
nvidia will not fix adobe's problem

su -
mkdir /etc/adobe
gedit /etc/adobe/mms.cfg
and put this in the file



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