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Re: Has anyone seen a "lock up" occur on FC6 when running Firefox?



On Mon, 2007-01-08 at 22:07 -0800, Richard England wrote:
> Tim wrote:
> > On Mon, 2007-01-08 at 21:27 -0800, Richard England wrote:
> >   
> >> If I start firefox and use or let it sit idle, eventually the system 
> >> will lock up.
> >>     
> >
> > I haven't seen that, but I have seen my system get incredibly sluggish
> > if Firefox has been running for quite some time (whether or not its
> > idle).
> >
> >   
> This can be anywhere from an hour or two to overnight.  Your symptom and 
> mine start to sound like a memory leak, to me, but when I use top to 
> watch memory utilization, it is high but not growing over time....
> 
> Mysteries, mysteries....
> 
> ~~R
> 
I had beagle running in the firefox.  If you check the lower right
corner, you may see the little beagle icon.  If you click it it will
turn off.  It is a real hog from what I could tell, but I haven't
explored its consequences yet.  I just turned it off and got on with
life.

Regards,
Les H


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