Subject: Re: Firefox 5-10 second "hangs" on -current; just me?
To: Peter Seebach <>
From: Timo Schoeler <>
List: current-users
Date: 01/23/2006 12:58:46
Thus (Peter Seebach) spake on Mon, 23 Jan 2006
05:49:58 -0600:

> On -current, with a natively built Firefox, Firefox occasionally
> wedges completely, CPU-looping, for quite a while, then comes back.
> 5-10 seconds minimum; I've seen a minute.
> Some pages will impose a 2-second or longer delay during which the
> entire X server is wedged; no keyboard processing or anything.
> This doesn't happen on any non-NetBSD platforms, but only Firefox
> does it.  Is anyone else seeing anything like this?


for me this happens too -- on NetBSD 2.1 (!); firefox is 1.5 from
20051213, GTK2