When flash playing, cannot click other tabs




11 years ago
8 years ago


(Reporter: salvatorecolon, Unassigned)


Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)


(Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2010-11-15], URL)



11 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv: Gecko/20080201 Firefox/
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv: Gecko/20080201 Firefox/

When playing the above flash movie, can not click other tabs, the only way is pausing the video, otherwise takes a lot of time for Firefox to select another tab

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.goto http://reviews.cnet.com/smartphones/apple-iphone-8gb-at/4505-6452_7-32309245.html
or any flash movie website
2.press play
3.open other tabs 2 or more
3.try to select other tabs

Actual Results:  
keeps loading
When I press play cpu usage goes from 35% to 100%

Expected Results:  
can not select other tabs.
Websites gets kind of slow

I have the latest version of flash.
Already thy with all extensions disabled and gives the same results.
Is this still an issue with flash10 and FF3.0.5 ?
This bug was reported using Firefox 3.0 or older, which is no longer supported. The bug has also not been changed in over 500 days and is still in UNCO.
Reporter, please retest this bug in Firefox 3.6.10 or later using a fresh profile, http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/managing+profiles. If you still see this problem, please update the bug. If you no longer see the bug, please set the resolution to RESOLVED, WORKSFORME.

This is a mass search of unconfirmed bugs that have no activity on them, so if you feel a bug was marked in error, just remove the CLOSEME comment in the whiteboard within the next month.
Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2010-11-15]
No reply, INCOMPLETE. Please retest with Firefox 3.6.12 or later and a new profile (http://support.mozilla.com/kb/Managing+profiles). If you continue to see this issue with the newest firefox and a new profile, then please comment on this bug.
Last Resolved: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
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