Major memory leakage issue: memory consumption above one gigabyte, garbage collection issue?

RESOLVED INCOMPLETE

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Firefox
General
RESOLVED INCOMPLETE
9 years ago
3 years ago

People

(Reporter: firefox, Unassigned)

Tracking

3.0 Branch
x86
Windows Vista
Points:
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Firefox Tracking Flags

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Description

9 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/4.0 (compatible; MSIE 7.0; Windows NT 6.0; SLCC1; .NET CLR 2.0.50727; Media Center PC 5.0; .NET CLR 3.0.04506; .NET CLR 3.5.21022)
Build Identifier: 3.0.9

The memory consumption of firefox is a mayor issue.
consumption reaches maximum memory allocation in vista every 1 tot 2 minutes

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. install vista
2. run firefox 3.0.9
3. open any website
(Reporter)

Comment 1

9 years ago
Created attachment 374252 [details]
screen shot of my task manager where the issue can be seen live
Does this also happen in safe-mode? http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/Safe+Mode
Version: unspecified → 3.0 Branch

Comment 3

9 years ago
Better with beta and safe mode?
 http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/all-beta.html

without more info, and no response, this is 
=> incomplete
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 9 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE

Comment 4

9 years ago
Its the same even with Windows XP SP3 having FireFox 3.5.2. FireFox consumes over a gig of memory within few minutes of usage. the same was not true in earlier versions like FF 2. This problem is seen versions later than FF3.

Comment 5

9 years ago
Created attachment 398113 [details]
screenshot showing the environment

this attachment shows the version of OS, browser and task manager memory consumption

Updated

9 years ago
Flags: blocking-firefox3.6?
Flags: blocking-firefox3.6?
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