Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 186700
GTK2 theme change causes Firefox to hangs at 100% CPU usage
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:11:28 EST
Description of problem:
Changing the GTK2 theme (e.g., Clearlooks to Bluecurve) causes Mozilla Firefox
to change its widgets, and then hang at 100% CPU usage.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Change theme while Firefox is running.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Start Firefox.
2. Use GNOME control panel applet to change theme.
3. Watch as Firefox goes off on one.
Theme changes, Firefox spins, must be killed.
Theme changes, Firefox as normal.
Found in Firefox bugzilla, number 318829. Closing with UPSTREAM.