Firefox 1.5.0.2 Steals A Page From IE To Heal Javascript


If you're a heavy tabs user, like most everyone in our office, you've probably seen Firefox go down in flames with Javascript errors.

Turns out, much of the problem was caused by too little available memory. Before 1.5.0.2, even those with a gigabyte of RAM ran into a hard-coded limit of 4MB for Last-Ditch Garbage Collection.

Firefox developers think the memory limitation may be the source for many of the crashes most frequently reported by the public. Firefox 1.5.0.2 Steals A Page From Internet Explorer To Heal Javascript

Linked by shanmuga Saturday, 15th April 2006 12:26AM