about:performance should let me pause/unload a tab

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enhancement
4 years ago
4 months ago

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(Reporter: Yoric, Unassigned)

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Details

If a tab consumes resources, it would be useful to have a button to put it on pause, i.e. revert it to a load-on-demand state, as handled by Session Restore.

Updated

4 years ago
Depends on: 1128502

Updated

4 years ago
No longer depends on: 1156788

Updated

2 years ago
Severity: normal → enhancement
Component: General → Performance Monitoring
Product: Firefox → Toolkit

Comment 1

5 months ago
Bug 1128502 (marked as dependency) was resolved duplicate of bug 1322485 which in turn was resolved fixed in Firefox 58.

See also Bug 1498193 (same idea, but different proposed API / implementation).
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