Repeated Firefox Crashes
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:
>> Disable the flash plugin (in safemode if you have to) and see if this
> Just did that, and Firefox crashed after about 10 minutes of use.
> So it's not flash.
> 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
> 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.
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.
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