[blfs-dev] Firefox-40.0 crashing
Fernando de Oliveira
famobr at yahoo.com.br
Wed Aug 12 19:21:09 PDT 2015
Em 12-08-2015 22:14, Bruce Dubbs escreveu:
> Ken Moffat wrote:
>> On Thu, Aug 13, 2015 at 01:41:13AM +0100, Ken Moffat wrote:
>>> That doesn't invalidate Fernando's problem, but for me all is well
>>> at the moment.
>> I then checked my mail again, and saw that Amazon had defaulted to a
>> card which probably wore out (physically - the chip tended not to
>> register - the dates were valid, but I've got a different card now).
>> Fired up firefox, went back in and changed the orders, then looked
>> through my recorded cards and deleted everything except the current
>> card. Was just about to log out (so, between 2 and 5 minutes) when
>> firefox crashed. So, yes, there is a problem, but it is erratic and
>> This reminds me of the early days of ff-38. In that case, it would
>> often hang if I opened a new tab too quickly after starting it
>> (never managed to key a URL in those cases). That was apparently
>> fixed in ff-39, but I saw the same problem once in 39.0.3.
>> "I demand my money back"
>> "What, you mean the amount you paid for firefox ?"
>> "OK, here's your £0.00"
> Can I have that in $?
Please, for me it's in R$.
Thank you Doug, Bruce and Ken (hope didn't forget anybody).
Ken, you helped me a lot, much more than I think you thought.
Stopped using the mouse for scroll and FF didn't crash anymore, so I
could work, finally.
Also spent some time in private mode, and, IIRC, it didn't crash.
In the meantime I disabled some extensions, changed many configurations.
It still crashed, although a little less, and repeating, not when not
using the mouse for moving the page up/down.
I've seen that they changed tw things that affected me very much (I think):
◦ Add-on extensions that are not signed by Mozilla will display a
◦ Improved scrolling, graphics, and video playback performance with
off main thread compositing (GNU/Linux only)
Tomorrow, will spend some time again in private mode.
Thanks you all again.
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