Bug 837625 - Firefox hangs opening a specific page.
Firefox hangs opening a specific page.
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: firefox (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Martin Stransky
Fedora Extras Quality Assurance
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Reported: 2012-07-04 08:47 EDT by darton
Modified: 2012-08-01 05:57 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2012-08-01 05:57:56 EDT
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Description darton 2012-07-04 08:47:54 EDT
Description of problem:
Firefox hangs opening a specific address: http://www.rg.ru/2012/07/04/bank.html 

It doesn't matter if there's something in other tabs, it doesn't matter if you enter the URL directly or follow a hyperlink.

Starting firefox -safe-mode doesn't solve the issue. page 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Name        : firefox
Arch        : x86_64
Version     : 13.0
Release     : 1.fc16

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Open firefox
2. navigate to http://www.rg.ru/2012/07/04/bank.html
Actual results:

Firefox starts loading, draws an animated circular "loading" icon and shows the page title. In a second or two, firefox stops repainting its window and responding to any user events.

Expected results:

The page is loaded and displayed.

Additional info: none I can think of, sorry.
Comment 1 Martin Stransky 2012-07-09 04:11:00 EDT
Can you attach a stactrace of firefox when it's frozen? See:

Comment 2 darton 2012-08-01 05:57:56 EDT
ugh, that seems to work fine under the current version of Firefox. I don't know if the page changed or FF changed, but now it's gone.

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