Adobe (Temporarily?) Kills 64-Bit Flash For Linux

Bill Davidsen davidsen at tmr.com
Tue Jun 15 20:17:27 UTC 2010


Genes MailLists wrote:
> On 06/15/2010 12:56 AM, Patrick Bartek wrote:
> 
>> Well, 10.1 really "fixed" everything, didn't it?  Even the Windows users had major problems with it.
>>
>> A kernel fault?  Bad code, probably.  Do programmers do flow charts anymore?
>>
> 
>   Userland apps can only trigger kernel oops if there is a kernel/driver
> bug ...
> 
Just so, any kernel oops (or other misbehavior) is a kernel bug. Period. A 
stable kernel assumes evil intent in all processes and behaves appropriately.

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Bill Davidsen <davidsen at tmr.com>
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