firefox core-dump on 10.1-RELEASE?
nomadlogic at gmail.com
Wed Aug 12 01:21:52 UTC 2015
On Aug 11, 2015 5:22 PM, "Roland Smith" <rsmith at xs4all.nl> wrote:
> On Tue, Aug 11, 2015 at 12:08:26PM -0700, pete wright wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I recently upgraded firefox on my 10.1-RELEASE workstation via pkg and
> > now have periodic core dumps. I was wondering if anyone else has
> > observed this behaviour? If not I will attempt to get a debug build
> > created locally and try to reproduce the fault. Here's my info:
> Yep, more people have noticed it.
> > > uname -ar && pkg info |grep firefox
> > FreeBSD pop.rubicorp.com 10.1-RELEASE-p10 FreeBSD 10.1-RELEASE-p10 #0:
> > Wed May 13 06:54:13 UTC 2015
> > root at amd64-builder.daemonology.net:/usr/obj/usr/src/sys/GENERIC amd64
> > firefox-40.0,1 Web browser based on the browser portion of Mozilla
> A temporary fix is implemented in 40.0_1,1; it works pretty well; have
> had one crash since.
> But today the port was updated to 40.0_2,1, and 40.0_3,1 which failed to
> for me. It seems that firefox is once again churning a little bit, as it
> sometimes does.
> Since firefox is quite a big build, I tend to make a package of the
> version before upgrading, so I can always go back if it works.
Thanks Roland for the reply.
Fwiw to close this thread out - here is the fix mentioned in the previous
"use about:config and set
This has done the trick for me so far.
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