Fixing Adobe Flash Firefox Plug-in Crash – Full Screen – Ubuntu 11.04


Here is the quick fix for the flash plug-in crash when trying to view full screen video on the latest Ubuntu 11.04.

$ sudo mkdir /etc/adobe
[sudo] password for divyen:
$ echo "OverrideGPUValidation=true" >~/mms.cfg
$ sudo mv ~/mms.cfg /etc/adobe/

Reference:
Read about the Secrets of the mms.cfg file from the official Adobe Blog. Here is the link
http://blogs.adobe.com/penguinswf/2008/08/secrets_of_the_mmscfg_file_1.html

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2 thoughts on “Fixing Adobe Flash Firefox Plug-in Crash – Full Screen – Ubuntu 11.04

  1. Didn’t work for me.
    I even installed the Flash-Aid plugin for Firefox, which removes conflicting Flash files from the system but still same issue

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