[OT] would new cpu help firefox 2

D. Michael McIntyre michael.mcintyre at rosegardenmusic.com
Tue Nov 21 02:26:01 UTC 2006

On Monday 20 November 2006 5:07 pm, SteVe Cook wrote:
> I've using a similar setup to you and Firefox ran OK until, as J├╝rgen
> suggests, I hit some dodgy Java, then the cpu load rocketed up.  I've

Me three.  I'm having this problem with Konqueror and Firefox both on my 
wife's machine.  Bad Java gobbles up a 2 GHz P4 with 512 MB of RAM.

Now that I think about it, I've played with the same Java stuff on this box, 
and haven't seen the symptom here.  I have 1024 MB of RAM, and suspect this 
is the difference.  It's probably a slow memory leak, and I have a bigger 

D. Michael McIntyre 

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