Closed Bug 1231246 Opened 6 years ago Closed 3 years ago

Firefox hangs when there's SVG text inside a deeply nested flexbox layout

Categories

(Core :: General, defect)

42 Branch
x86
Windows 7
defect
Not set
critical

Tracking

()

RESOLVED INCOMPLETE

People

(Reporter: mafareed, Unassigned, NeedInfo)

References

(Blocks 1 open bug)

Details

Attachments

(1 file)

User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows NT 6.1; WOW64; rv:42.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/42.0
Build ID: 20151029151421

Steps to reproduce:

Create a page with SVG text inside a deeply nested Flexbox layout (15-20 would do) and open this page in Firefox. You may check the attached file.


Actual results:

Firefox just hangs for some time. The hang time increases in proportion with the amount of SVG text.  


Expected results:

The page should load instantly. This can be observed in Chrome.
Severity: normal → critical
OS: Unspecified → Windows 7
Hardware: Unspecified → x86
Flags: needinfo?(dholbert)

2019-03-06

This bug is part of a group of bugs which have had an open needinfo for at least 12 weeks.

The request for information has not been answered, and we can't move forward on the bug so we are closing it.

If the defect is still present, please reopen this bug with an updated report.

Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 3 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
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