Google Chrome speckled videos - what's the cure.

Max Pyziur pyz at
Thu Mar 14 02:35:56 UTC 2013

> On 03/14/13 07:46, Max Pyziur wrote:
>> On my desktop I have: google-chrome-unstable-27.0.1430.0-186115.x86_64
>> on my laptop I have: google-chrome-stable-25.0.1364.160-186726.x86_64
>> It doesn't matter which video (on Youtube, on facebook), yellow, red,
>> and
>> other speckles dance on the screen when the video is being played.

Then Ed Greshko said:
> So, you have the problem on both your systems.  And all the videos on
> youtube show speckles.
> If you go to chrome://plugins/ and look for Adobe Flash Player you *may*
> have 2 entries similar to:
> Name:    Shockwave Flash
> Description:    Shockwave Flash 11.6 r602
> Version:    11.6.602.180
> Location:    /opt/google/chrome/PepperFlash/
> Type:    PPAPI (out-of-process)
>       Disable
> Name:    Shockwave Flash
> Version:    11.2 r202
> Location:    /usr/lib64/flash-plugin/
> Type:    NPAPI
>       Disable
> If you do, can you disable one or another to see if the problem changes
> depending on which is selected?  (Not certain if a restart of chrome is
> needed for the change to take effect).

Not the problem. I tried disabling the flash plugin and other things that
control video.

The speckles continued to appear.

Nevertheless, much thanks.

pyz at

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