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Crash when opening Klipper's context menu

RESOLVED EXPIRED

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Firefox
Shell Integration
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critical
RESOLVED EXPIRED
13 years ago
12 years ago

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(Reporter: Travis Evans, Assigned: Ben Goodger (use ben at mozilla dot org for email))

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Description

13 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.5) Gecko/20041107 Firefox/1.0

Right-clicking the Klipper (clipboard tool) icon in KDE's taskbar tray to select
a piece of text to paste from the clipboard often causes Firefox to crash.

Reproducible: Sometimes
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Browse normally using Firefox.
2. From time to time, try opening the Klipper context menu (perhaps after
copying a few URLs to the clipboard). Eventually, Firefox crashes.
Actual Results:  
Firefox crashes around 25-50% (estimated) of the times the menu is opened under
normal use for me.

Expected Results:  
Firefox should not crash as a result of something done in a different program or
process.

Talkback incident IDs:

TB1935066Z
TB1816601X
TB1231635H

KDE version: 3.2.1
Distro: SuSE Linux 9.1 Professional

This has happened to me with recent official 1.0 release candidates of Firefox.
It does not seem to happen in the Mozilla suite.
(Reporter)

Comment 1

13 years ago
I'm not sure if I filed this under the right component; feel free to change it
if it's wrong.
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 12 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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