Other browsers show the same behaviour (Firefox crashes on yahoo.com)

Mel Flynn mel.flynn+fbsd.questions at mailing.thruhere.net
Sat Jun 27 22:08:33 UTC 2009

On Saturday 27 June 2009 06:41:43 Manish Jain wrote:
> The problem is not restricted to firefox or yahoo.com. There are other
> sites too where this happens. I built Galeon from ports, and it shows
> exactly the same behaviour as firefox2/firefox3 for those sites. So does
> Epiphany (installed from the distribution media).

Galeon also uses mozilla engine. How about Opera?

> >> The program 'firefox-bin' received an X Window System error.
> >> This probably reflects a bug in the program.
> >> The error was 'BadImplementation (server does not implement operation)'.
> >>   (Details: serial 31 error_code 17 request_code 140 minor_code 5)
> >>   (Note to programmers: normally, X errors are reported asynchronously;
> >>    that is, you will receive the error a while after causing it.
> >>    To debug your program, run it with the --sync command line
> >>    option to change this behavior. You can then get a meaningful
> >>    backtrace from your debugger if you break on the gdk_x_error()
> >> function.)
> >>
> >> [1]+  Exit 1                  firefox3 http://www.yahoo.com
> >
> > There is nothing relevant to the crash in Xorg.0.log or console.log

Yet, could you startup firefox with --sync to see where it crashes?

Unable to reproduce here.

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