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#6229 closed bug (duplicate)

Opened March 05, 2010 08:18AM UTC

Closed October 02, 2010 03:29PM UTC

$.ajax has memory leak in IE8

Reported by: szkane Owned by:
Priority: undecided Milestone: 1.4.2
Component: ajax Version: 1.4.2
Keywords: ajax Cc:
Blocked by: Blocking:

in IE8 the memory will grow,but in firefox have not this proplem. Is it a bug?




function go(){

var url="http://localhost/test.json";


type: "GET",

url: url,

dataType: "json",

success: function(j){





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Changed March 08, 2010 03:53PM UTC by jlhm comment:1

See my new ticket 6242 and how I believe I solved the issue, at least me IE8 does not leak any more memory when I use the ajax function every second.

Changed October 02, 2010 03:29PM UTC by addyosmani comment:2

priority: → undecided
resolution: → duplicate
status: newclosed

Referencing 6242, this bug has been reported on in more depth on that ticket. It also appears to contain comments from others who have experienced the same issue and contains additional test cases and workarounds.

Closing as duplicate.