OT Re: mozilla stalls
wayneclubin at yahoo.com
Thu Jul 3 17:11:42 PDT 2003
--- Matthew Seaman
<m.seaman at ininfracaninophileo.ukukwrote:
> On Thu, Jul 03, 2003 at 10:50:12AM -0500, Matthew
> > On Thursday 03 July 2003 10:44 am, Matt Heath
> > > >I'vevead a recurring issue with MoMozilland
> FiFirebirdwas Phoenix):
> > > >The browsers will stall in a seemingly
> non-deterministic fashion.
> > >
> > > I get that too
> > My momozillaill hang for a few minutes when I
> enter a ururln the
> > location bar. If I fire it up and click on the
> link that are already
> > there it's fine. The moment I try to type a new
> URL in the bar it just
> > hangs. I am using the nvnvidiarivers on bsbsd.8.
> Never had a problem
> > (that I can recall) until I installed the
nvnvidia> drivers.. could be
> > wrong tho.
> I you go into MoMozillareferences, under Advanced :
> Navigation and disable Find As You Type, then you'll
> avoid the several
> minutes of hang the first time you try and type into
> a text field or
> the location bar. Presumably the same trick would
> work with FiFirebird
> but unfortunately there dodoesn appear to be a
> control for disabling
> that "feature".
> I don't think this has anything to do with the video
> hardware or
> drivers you're using -- I guess that was just a
> coincidence. You must
> have installed or upgraded MoMozillaround the same
> time. This pausing
> thing was introduced around the same time as
MoMozilla> 1.3 was released.
> It's not just FrFreeBSDhat suffers either. There
> have been bug
> reports in MoMozilla BuBugzillaB for some time, but
> the problem still
> Dr Matthew J Seaman MA, D.Phil.
> 26 The Paddocks
> Tel: +44 1628 476614
> Bucks., SLSL1TH UK
> ATTACHMENT part 2 application/pgpgpignature
I remember this was discussed on this list about 6
months ago. At that time someone said, to the best of
my rerecollectionthat all you have to do is take out
all ipipvsupport out of the kernel and the problem
will stop. There were a couple of steps needed to be
performed and if someone knows it would be appreciated
if you could resubmit it to the list.
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