change of webpage, seems to include restart/reset of Firefox and result in following that firefox is not responding




8 years ago
8 years ago


(Reporter: jerry.gabrielsson, Unassigned)


3.6 Branch
Windows XP

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)


(Whiteboard: [closeme 2011-04-15])



8 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; sv-SE; rv: Gecko/20100625 Firefox/3.6.6
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; sv-SE; rv: Gecko/20100625 Firefox/3.6.6

following in details
1. Under Firefox and viewing users webpage.
2. If then close the webside and search for an other users webpage following occur
a. The firefox do not act och request, nothing seems to hapen
b. To check condition/action signaling Firefox is still running
c. To chnage you need to close firefox or restart your PC.

This is the result every time

No differnce what version of firefox has been using
The installation and update has always be using the default way to upgrade and install

What modeule should I delete from the installation pakage to avoid this situation, or do I have to leavr firefox and start using an other browser?

This is very enoing and a big hick up for med and now after these whole year I´m very near to leave firefox total.

Jerry Gabrielsson

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.start firefox
2.go webpage
3.change webpage (search to other webpage/user
Actual Results:  
Nedd to close firefox or restart PC totally

Expected Results:  
firefox works until step 3 is perofmed again

a flexible move and change of webuser should occur


8 years ago
Version: unspecified → 3.6 Branch

Comment 1

8 years ago
do you still see this with firefox 4, started in safe mode?
Whiteboard: [closeme 2011-04-15]
No reply, INCOMPLETE. Please retest with Firefox 4 or later and a new profile ( 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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