Using too much memory and processor time

RESOLVED INCOMPLETE

Status

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Firefox
General
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major
RESOLVED INCOMPLETE
8 years ago
2 years ago

People

(Reporter: Tom Wiz, Unassigned)

Tracking

({perf})

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

(Whiteboard: [closeme 2010-10-01])

(Reporter)

Description

8 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.9.2.8) Gecko/20100722 Firefox/3.6.8 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729)
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.9.2.8) Gecko/20100722 Firefox/3.6.8 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729)

After the latest software update:
When playing various radio feeds FF eats up memory and processor time.
It will NOT shutdown when closed and needs to be killed!

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.play a radio feed like Foxnews.
2.
3.


Expected Results:  
Eats up memory and processor time.

do what the previous version did.

Comment 1

8 years ago
please cite URL where you see this
Keywords: perf, testcase-wanted
Whiteboard: [closeme 2010-10-01]

Comment 2

8 years ago
and whether you see this when started in safe mode with v3.6.9
 http://support.mozilla.com/kb/Safe+Mode
No reply, INCOMPLETE. Please retest with Firefox 3.6.10 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.
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
(Reporter)

Comment 4

8 years ago
(In reply to comment #3)
> No reply, INCOMPLETE. Please retest with Firefox 3.6.10 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.

This version STILL eats up memory and processor time. When going to any news site and viewing videos. Actually any time spent on a website. Listening to any radio feed. I have to kill the process every time I quit. The memory will be up to 300K and the processor time will be 99%.
Keywords: testcase-wanted
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