[ubuntu-us-mi] Firefox on Lucid

Robert Citek robert.citek at gmail.com
Fri Apr 16 06:23:55 BST 2010

On Thu, Apr 15, 2010 at 11:05 PM, Steve Romanow <slestak989 at gmail.com> wrote:
> Would the content type maybe be a factor?  Do mainly text sites bog
> down as heavy pages do?   Maybe use noscript and or disable flash to
> see if js or flash are problems?

The Firefox slowdown just happened again.  So I switched over to a
virtual terminal which had top running.  Not only was Firefox pegging
the CPU, so was Xorg.  As soon as the Xorg process went back to
normal, Firefox responded again even though it was still pegging the

Some bizarre interaction between Xorg and Firefox?

- Robert

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