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#8850 closed bug (worksforme)

Opened April 12, 2011 10:04AM UTC

Closed April 12, 2011 03:12PM UTC

Last modified January 28, 2013 12:04PM UTC

resize events crashes on firefox 4

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Priority: low Milestone:
Component: event Version: 1.5.2
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In Firefox 4 calling any function on $(window).resize(), even an alert, crashes the browser

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Changed April 12, 2011 01:25PM UTC by addyosmani comment:1

owner: →
status: newpending

Thanks for taking the time to contribute to the jQuery project! Please provide a reduced test case on that reproduces the issue experienced to help us assess your ticket!

Additionally, test against the jQuery (edge) version to ensure the issue still exists.

Changed April 12, 2011 03:12PM UTC by rwaldron comment:2

component: unfiledevent
resolution: → worksforme
status: pendingclosed

Tested in FF 3.6, 4.0, 4.2a1pre

Changed April 12, 2011 05:31PM UTC by originof comment:3

For me a simple page like crash firefox 4

Changed April 12, 2011 05:46PM UTC by timmywil comment:4

Alerts stop execution, but will still be continually added to the stack on every resize. It is best not to do that. Use console.log for debugging.

Changed April 13, 2011 08:54AM UTC by comment:5

Actually, alert in a resize event crashes firefox 4 (probably due to the new alert window in js).

console.log or whatever else function work correctly,

Changed April 25, 2011 02:25PM UTC by anonymous comment:6

Yes, this is the case. It's a firefox bug.

Changed April 25, 2011 03:17PM UTC by rwaldron comment:7

priority: undecidedlow

Changed March 11, 2012 11:36PM UTC by anonymous comment:8

Same issue here. Alert on $(window).resize() causes freeze up.

Changed January 28, 2013 12:04PM UTC by comment:9

Same issues on FF19 on $(window).resize() causes freeze up.