Bug 157587 - Yelp takes memory & crashes
Yelp takes memory & crashes
Status: CLOSED WONTFIX
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: yelp (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Ray Strode [halfline]
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Reported: 2005-05-12 17:35 EDT by Matt Kern
Modified: 2007-11-30 17:11 EST (History)
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Last Closed: 2005-05-13 11:00:17 EDT
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Description Matt Kern 2005-05-12 17:35:52 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.7.6) Gecko/20050319

Description of problem:
Let's say I want to open a man page in yelp. I go all the way to the main man area, then click on what I want. At that point, it takes about 350mb of mmemory, all while it is totally locked up. I was opening the "dhcpd.conf" man page

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How reproducible:
Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. try to open a man page in yelp (I used dhcpd.conf)

  

Actual Results:  Yelp crashes and takes up lots of memory

Expected Results:  Yelp should have displayed the man page

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There is no error message, I have 256mb of mem, 2gb swap.
Comment 1 Ray Strode [halfline] 2005-05-13 11:00:17 EDT
Hi,

The man page support in yelp is incomplete and buggy.  We've disabled that
feature of yelp for FC4.  We'll re-enable support when the feature works better.

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