Open Bug 1071058 Opened 8 years ago Updated 5 years ago

BSOD (video_scheduler_internal_error) when running out of VRAM (Excessive VRAM usage by firefox)

Categories

(Core :: Graphics, defect)

35 Branch
x86_64
Windows 8.1
defect
Not set
normal

Tracking

()

UNCONFIRMED

People

(Reporter: achwaqkhalid, Unassigned)

References

(Depends on 1 open bug)

Details

User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.3; WOW64; rv:35.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/35.0
Build ID: 20140922030204

Steps to reproduce:

Go ahead: open like 15 photostreams in flickr and buffer 5 videos until you saturate the VRAM and then #WaitForIt :P 


Actual results:

BSOD (video_scheduler_internal_error)


Expected results:

I should have stayed alive :)
Depends on: 721229, 902949, 944562
Component: Untriaged → Graphics
Product: Firefox → Core
This would be a GFX driver issue, filling vram will result in content spilling out into the shared system memory, or a user mode crash of the process. Not a bsod or driver reset.
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