Bug 63180 - consumes all memory
consumes all memory
Product: Red Hat Raw Hide
Classification: Retired
Component: mozilla (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Christopher Blizzard
Ben Levenson
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Blocks: 61901 67218 79579 CambridgeTarget
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Reported: 2002-04-10 17:25 EDT by Tim Waugh
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:41 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2003-08-26 15:20:51 EDT
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Description Tim Waugh 2002-04-10 17:25:16 EDT
Description of Problem: 
Mozilla can get into a state where it consumes all memory. 
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable): 
How Reproducible: 
Steps to Reproduce: 
1. Start top in a terminal 
2. Go to http://www.moneysupermarket.com/SavingsP/CompareSavingsForm.asp 
3. Select 'Easy Access Accounts' 
4. Type '1' in 'Investment amount' 
5. Click on Proceed 
6. Hit 'back' to go back where you came from 
Actual Results: 
Swap frenzy; top reports increasing memory usage for mozilla. 
This is completely reproducible here.  No problem with Netscape with the same 
Comment 1 Tim Waugh 2003-07-31 04:37:49 EDT
This seems to work fine now (mozilla-1.4-12).
Comment 2 Christopher Blizzard 2003-08-26 15:20:51 EDT

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