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Old 03-29-2006, 12:50 PM   #1
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Flash 7 slower on linux vs XP


I tested a flash movie clip on a 1GZ computer on Linux and XP. The linux OS (Mozilla) took 28 seconds while the XP (IE) took 18. This is more noticeable on a 500MHZ computer. Is their a performance hit porting Flash to Linux? is this something I have to live with or is their any alternatives for running flash on Linux?

Thank You for any help.
 
Old 03-29-2006, 06:31 PM   #2
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Something you have to live with, Flash on linux generally sucks. Alot. There are a few projects working on building open source Flash players that would then lead to open source and thus more integrated and quicker Flash plugins but they are still a little while off yet.
 
Old 03-29-2006, 07:31 PM   #3
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apparently its a technical issue
http://www.kaourantin.net/2005/08/po...ternative.html
 
  


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