Originally Posted by alexcriss
My experience sort of confirms this: I'm using the latest square flash player on Arch 64 bit and, as soon as I use flash on chromium, CPU usage skyrockets!
BTW not all flash videos are decoded by hardware (the hd trailers on youtube work perfectly well with low cpu usage). Some flash videos still use up to 100% CPU. So its not a fullproof solution yet.I use Debian Squeeze 32 bit.