After a half dozen attempts to trigger the play button after activating plugins on Android.com, the entire viewport turns black and my log is continuously flooded with E/Surface ( 9926): Surface::lock failed, already locked -- Nightly (05/03), Aurora (05/03) Samsung Galaxy Note (Android 2.3)
This leaves Fennec completely non-functional; new load attempts at new sites leave the throbber spinning and nothing happening, looping: E/Surface ( 9926): Surface::lock failed, already locked
I suspect this is a regression from bug 727116, can QA please confirm that?
Assignee: nobody → snorp
No longer blocks: 750963
blocking-fennec1.0: ? → +
Summary: Playing Flash video on Android.com on the Galaxy Note yields black screen -- Surface::lock failed, already locked messages → Playing Flash video yields black screen -- Surface::lock failed, already locked messages
With the above patch, we block for a maximum of ~5ms and give up after that. The result is that you won't see the placeholder which looks nice during pan/zoom and instead the plugin SurfaceView will kind of lag behind. Sucks, but apparently there is something going on with the Note that causes a problem here.
Can reproduce on an inbound from this afternoon so 'the looper patch' didn't fix this.
Attachment #621137 - Flags: review?(blassey.bugs) → review+
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Closed: 7 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → Firefox 15
Comment on attachment 621137 [details] [diff] [review] Give up on locking a Surface after 10 failures [Triage Comment]
Attachment #621137 - Flags: approval-mozilla-aurora+
This issue is not reproducible anymore on the latest Nightly and Aurora builds. Closing bug as verified fixed on: Firefox 15.0a1 (2012-05-30) Firefox 14.0a2 (2012-05-30) Device: Galaxy Nexus OS: Android 4.0.2
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