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Posted on 2009-02-19
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My browser is crashing - firefix (or freezing -seamonkey) once every 2 to 5 hours.
Difficult to trace down why.
1. It is not a memory problem (I have tested that)
2. It is possibly to do with flash, as it continuously all day displays flash or image files.
3. Could it be a database problem? It connects to a MySQL db about every 15 seconds.

Could someone please take a look at the code in the webpage, as I was wondering if it has to do with some syntax errors?



<body>
    <% if(advertFileType.matches(".swf")) {%>
<div align="centre">
   <OBJECT CLASSID="clsid:D27CDB6E-AE6D-11cf-96B8-444553540000"
   CODEBASE="http://download.macromedia.com/pub/shockwave/cabs/flash/swflash.cab#version=5,0,0,0" 
   WIDTH=100% HEIGHT=100% NAME="animation">
<PARAM NAME="MOVIE" value="<%=movieURL%>">
<PARAM NAME="PLAY" value="true">
<PARAM NAME="LOOP" value="true">
<PARAM NAME="QUALITY" value="autohigh">
    
   <EMBED SRC="<%=movieURL%>" WIDTH=100% HEIGHT=100%
     PLUGINSPAGE="http://www.macromedia.com/shockwave/download/index.cgi?P1_Prod_Version=ShockwaveFlash" NAME=animation
     PLAY=true LOOP=true QUALITY=autohigh>
   </EMBED>
 
</OBJECT>
</div>
<% } else { %>
 
    <table width="100%" height="100%" valign="middle">
        <tr><td>
    <center><img src="<%=imgURL%>"  name="adverImg" id="advertImg"  ></center>
</td></tr>
</table>
 
<% } %>
 
</body>

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Question by:zeraxis_ee
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There is known problem with last flash player update in FF
Consider installing the "flash switcher" extension
http://www.sephiroth.it/weblog/archives/2006/10/flash_switcher_for_firefox.php
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