User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.8b) Gecko/20050205 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.8b) Gecko/20050205 I follow the regular Nightly Builds of Mozilla, installing a new copy often daily. If I do not completly remove the old files in the \Program Files\Common Files\mozilla.org\GRE\<Previous Version Directory Name>\ directory tree and give the computer Registry a clean out with CleanReg and "Ace Utilities" and Cleaning out the Mozilla Cache before installing I will often get heavy CPU usage on at least on instance of Mozilla in the System Manager. This can be up to 40+%. Killing that instance off without also cleaning up will not permanantly fix the problem. Reproducible: Sometimes Steps to Reproduce: 1.Install various Nightly builds one after the other without cleaning out 2.Watch the System Manager for multiple instances of Mozilla 3. Actual Results: Not on all Nightly builds but on many (2 out of 3) it will start to affect CPU performance which will be degraded. Expected Results: On installing each new version a better cleanup of all the entries in the system registry and of the old files should be performed as the OS seems to also find and use files from each <nightly> driectory. Also the Cache should be cleared better at install time
Summary: instance of Mozilla in System Manager useing 40+% resources → instance of Mozilla in System Manager using 40+% resources
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED
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