Asked by Ronshua on 2010-12-20

Binary package hint: gnome-system-monitor

Plugin-container is now ID 4254 , will not be stopped or killed . My mac address is blank .

ProblemType: Bug
Architecture: i386
Date: Sun Dec 19 18:15:45 2010
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 9.10
ExecutablePath: /usr/bin/gnome-system-monitor
InstallationMedia: Zorin OS Live - Release i386
Package: gnome-system-monitor 2.28.0-0ubuntu1
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.31-22.69-generic
SourcePackage: gnome-system-monitor
Uname: Linux 2.6.31-22-generic i686

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This question was originally filed as bug #692403.

Ronshua (ronshua) said : #1
Micah Gersten (micahg) said : #2

Thank you for taking the time to report this issue and helping to make Ubuntu better. Examining the information you have given us, this does not appear to be a bug report so we are closing it and converting it to a question in the support tracker. We appreciate the difficulties you are facing, but it would make more sense to raise problems you are having in the support tracker at if you are uncertain if they are bugs. For help on reporting bugs, see There is also a vibrant support community available at and you might consider asking your question there.

Micah Gersten (micahg) said : #3

plugin-container is the sandbox for flash in Firefox starting with Firefox 3.6.4. If it is stalled, you should just need to kill the parent process.

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