Repeated Firefox Crashes

Mateusz Marzantowicz mmarzantowicz at osdf.com.pl
Thu Mar 14 22:19:27 UTC 2013


On 14.03.2013 22:59, Jonathan Ryshpan wrote:
> On Thu, 2013-03-14 at 16:18 +1030, William Brown wrote:
>> On Wed, 2013-03-13 at 22:45 -0700, Jonathan Ryshpan wrote: 
>>> Firefox, long quite stable, has crashed 3 times today, generally while
>>> doing nothing in particular, i.e. running in background.  Has anyone
>>> else noticed this?  Could there be some connection with the new version
>>> of flash, which was released just yesterday?  From /var/log/yum.log:
>>>    ...
>>>         Mar 12 23:17:14 Updated:
>>>         flash-plugin-11.2.202.275-release.x86_64
>> Disable the flash plugin (in safemode if you have to) and see if this
>> continues.
> Just did that, and Firefox crashed after about 10 minutes of use.
> So it's not flash.
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> Further problems (all with flash disabled) at:
>         3/13 at 23:19 crash
>         3/13 at 23:48 crash
>         3/14 at 00:19 froze (didn't respond to keyboard or mouse)
> 	3/14 at 00:40 crash
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> And not bad memory, since I haven't had any trouble with other programs,
> also ran memtest86+ for a couple of passes without finding anything bad.
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> jon
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Please, try to start Firefox with new profile. Remove (first do backup
if needed) all profile files from your home directory: rm -rf
.mozilla/firefox/ . Then try to run Firefox from terminal - it should
report serious errors there.


Mateusz Marzantowicz


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