Closed Bug 1459421 Opened 3 years ago Closed 5 months ago

Links on cbc.ca/news slow to respond

Categories

(Firefox for Android Graveyard :: General, defect)

All
Android
defect
Not set
normal

Tracking

(fennec?, firefox60 affected, firefox61 affected, firefox62 affected)

RESOLVED INCOMPLETE
Tracking Status
fennec ? ---
firefox60 --- affected
firefox61 --- affected
firefox62 --- affected

People

(Reporter: sean, Unassigned)

References

Details

Attachments

(1 file)

User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Android 7.0; Tablet; rv:59.0) Gecko/59.0 Firefox/59.0
Build ID: 20180323154952

Steps to reproduce:

When I  go to http://cbc.ca/news after starting firefox fresh on my samsung S2 tablet or my blackberry priv, hitting a link on the page seemingly does nothing.  


Actual results:

After several seconds the address bar show the link address but it takes several more seconds to navigate to the page.  The page then renders normally.  This does not seem to happen with subsequent navigations through the news page, until Firefox is stopped and restarted. 


Expected results:

The page should do something, like display the link iin the address bar almost immediately,  and then navigate to the page without just sitting and doing nothing for several seconds
I was partially able to reproduce this on Nightly 62.0a1 (2018-05-09).

When accessing a link from the home page, the link address appears instantly in the link bar but the page content needs around 3-4 seconds to load.
Duplicate of this bug: 1463010
Attached file log-lg nexus.txt
I could reproduce this and bug 1463010 on https://elefant.ro. The URL starts loading but it either takes too long and seems frozen or, it's actually stuck on a blank page and the progress bar is no longer displayed (just the URL).
Builds:
Beta 61.0b7, RC 60.0, Nightly build (2018-05-23)
Device: LG Nexus 5(Android 6.0.1)
Logcat attached.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → NEW
tracking-fennec: --- → ?
Ever confirmed: true
OS: Unspecified → Android
Hardware: Unspecified → All
Version: 59 Branch → Trunk
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Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 5 months ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
Product: Firefox for Android → Firefox for Android Graveyard
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