[Bug 230922] Re: Firefox grays out and crashes

Alexander Sack asac at jwsdot.com
Thu Jun 12 07:30:05 UTC 2008

On Thu, Jun 12, 2008 at 01:55:17AM -0000, shanen (Shannon Jacobs) wrote:
> Just confirming that this bug is persisting with the latest release (RC
> 1). I think the most distinctive instance is actually when I try to quit
> from Firefox. Very often it fails to close all of the windows, and winds
> up in this state. I still haven't figured out the pattern, but most
> common is that it fails to close any of the currently open windows, or
> it fails when it gets to the last one. Sometimes it will start closing
> windows and get hung up part way, but that seems less common. Once it
> gets there, the only apparent course of action is to nuke the window
> (and get the warning about not doing so).
> Since it seems pretty stable now and happens about 75% of the time, I
> should be able to do some diagnostic testing, though I have no idea what
> to test or what sort of data would be helpful.

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 - Alexander

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