Adobe Flash Player 11.0  -  Bug 3018637

Created on Thursday, November 3, 2011

Login for more options

Title

[Platform_Windows]Flash Player 11.0.1.152 crashes in every browser if a second instance of the Sound object is not stopped.

Description

Problem Description:

Flash Player 11.0.1.152 crashes in IE 8 and 9, Chrome 14, FireFox 5.0, and Safari.

Problem appears if there is a second instance of the Sound object that is not stopped and you continue loading and unloading external swfs into a movie clip. All swfs are compiled for AS2.

Tested on 64-bit Vista, 64-bit Windows 7, and 32-bit Windows XP.



Steps to Reproduce:

Actual Result:

Expected Result:

Any Workarounds:

Test Configuration

*********INFO BOARD*********
If bug is set as ToTrack or Closed as Deffer, it means we have reproduced the problem, but unfortunately, it does not get high enough priority to address in our current release. We track follow up messages and votes info for each bug. Please help us to vote the bug if you run into the same issue, let us know the impact for your development and business. Thank you.
********************************
1, For issues related to Video/Audio/Rendering, please upload your system info file.
http://kb2.adobe.com/cps/839/cpsid_83952.html
2, It will be always helpful if you can provide code snippet that repro the issue.

App Language(s) ALL
OS Language(s) ALL
Platform(s) Win XP All
Browser(s) Chrome All

Notes (3)

  • Jian Zhang

    9:57:20 PM GMT+00:00 Nov 7, 2011

    Close as dup of #3015229

  • tractor_jack

    7:34:07 PM GMT+00:00 Nov 7, 2011

    I have found what I believe to be a thread that is related to this problem on the Adobe Forums at:

    http://forums.adobe.com/message/4007595

    This forum states that there may be an issue in FP11 with swfs compiled using CS5.5. I have attached a new file titled "use_cases_frequent_cs4_and_cs5.5.zip" that illustrates that recompiling using CS4 has NOT solved the problem for me.

    Hopefully, fpMonster from the Adobe Forum and someone here at BugBase can get together and compare notes on this issue.

  • tractor_jack

    8:32:23 AM GMT+00:00 Nov 3, 2011

    Steps to Reproduce:

    1. For both of the attached use cases, launch index.html in any browser.

    2. Click the left and right arrows randomly

    3. Eventually, the Flash Player will crash in the browser.



    Test Configuration:

    I have attached a zip file with 2 reproduce examples. The file is use_cases.zip, which contains use_case_frequent.zip and use_case_minimal.zip.

    The crash occurs more often using use_case_frequent.zip, however, the code may not be as easy to follow.

    The crash occurs less often using use_case_minimal.zip, however, the root cause of the crash is clearly identified in corecode.as.



    Add Note:

    We look forward to hearing that this issue will be resolved in a subsequent release of the Flash Player.

    var g_sound:Sound = new Sound();
    g_sound.setVolume ( 100 ) ;

    var g_sound_popup:Sound = new Sound();
    g_sound_popup.setVolume ( 100 ) ;

    // Without the next line, FP 11.0.1.152 will eventually crash in all browsers
    // as you load external swfs into a main swf

    //g_sound_popup.stop ( ) ;

Duplicate ID 3015229
Reported By tractor_jack

Status

State Closed
Status Withdrawn
Reason Duplicate

Importance

Priority 2-Medium
Frequency All users will encounter
Failure Type Usability Issue
Product Area

Build

Found In Build 11.0.1.152
Fixed In Build

Votes (0)

Your session has expired! Click to login
Current form data will be preserved

Cancel