User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.7) Gecko/20050421 Firefox/1.0.3 (Debian package 1.0.3-2) Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.7.7) Gecko/20050421 Firefox/1.0.3 (Debian package 1.0.3-2) Having opened the above link (of a website with an embedded movie) mplayer plays the movie right through. Control-clicking "refresh" causes Firefox to immediately crash out. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Start FF. Pull down menu to select www.garsonix... url. 2. wait for movie to finish (20 secs or so.) 3. Control-click reload. Actual Results: The actual result is a crash; FB is killed by sigsegv. Expected Results: Reloaded the page and restarted the movie. I tried to use strace to see what was going on - FF was invoked by "strace mozilla-firefox 1>t1 2>t2". t1 is virtually empty. t2 is large, and it is attached.
Created attachment 183882 [details] Result of "strace mozilla 2>t2" The results of "strace mozilla-firefox 1>t1 2>t2" are the attached file, t2, and "*****sendCommand Truncated*****", which is the entire contents of t1.
Attachment #183882 - Attachment mime type: text/plain → application/x-bzip2
Comment on attachment 183882 [details] Result of "strace mozilla 2>t2" never attach an strace unless a developer specifically asks for one. they're almost always useless. if you're building mozilla/firefox+mplayer yourself, then you should run: ./firefox -g run bt (bt is the command to get a *STACK* trace after you crash) since you're using debian (and not the current version of firefox1.0 or firefox1.x), you could file a bug with debian's bug tracker or ask debian for help getting a *STACK* trace). note that debian builds are explicitly not supported here.
Attachment #183882 - Attachment is obsolete: true
Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.8b4) Gecko/20050908 Firefox/1.4 Can't find anything that mplayer would play in the url given, but cnn.com has plenty, running Fedora 3 crashes happen occasionaly when exiting the tab with mplayer or pressing back or reload. Doensn't matter what file type it is, mpeg, wmv, avi, etc Firefox just crashes or stops responding, taking killing it with ctrl-alt-esc removes it from veiw, but it refuses to go without using kde system gaurd to send it a sigkill or sigterm. If there is more info I can provide, please let me know
Do we have any more info here? A stack trace would be nice... Is this reproducible using Firefox 188.8.131.52 or later with a clean profile?
Component: General → Plug-ins
Product: Firefox → Core
QA Contact: general → plugins
can you reproduce using FF 3.5 beta? http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/all-beta.html
Whiteboard: closeme 2009-07-07
No reply, INCO. Reporter, please reopen this bug if you can see this issue with Firefox 3.5 or later in Firefox Safe Mode (http://support.mozilla.com/kb/Safe+Mode) or a new profile (http://support.mozilla.com/kb/Profiles)
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 9 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
Component: Plug-ins → Mplayer
Product: Core → Plugins
QA Contact: plugins → mplayer
Product: Plugins → Plugins Graveyard
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