#1544 NORM Untriag: browser has trouble loading / displaying large xml + svg + javascript file

Walter Bender walter.bender at gmail.com
Sat May 19 08:19:21 EDT 2007

I think part of the problem may be it eats too much memory. (It runs
better ona B1 or B2-2 than a B2-1 on older builds, e.g., 406. But it
doesn't run on Buld 430.


On 5/18/07, Zarro Boogs per Child <bugtracker at laptop.org> wrote:
> #1544: browser has trouble loading / displaying large xml + svg + javascript file
> -------------------------+--------------------------------------------------
>  Reporter:  erikb        |       Owner:  marco
>      Type:  defect       |      Status:  new
>  Priority:  normal       |   Milestone:  Untriaged
> Component:  web browser  |     Version:
>  Keywords:               |    Verified:  0
> -------------------------+--------------------------------------------------
>  Attached to this bug report is a large xml file with an svg inside of it,
>  along with some javascript.  (The file was written by Walter).  This file
>  loads fine in the jhbuild browser, and on every platform firefox (with no
>  firebug javascript errors).  Unfortunately, on the xo browser (both b1 and
>  b2 running build 430), there are problems:
>  - Sometimes the xml does not load completely and gets an xml parsing
>  error.  This error is pretty consistent at line number 2162 and column
>  147.  Perhaps this suggests a buffering error, since the xml is valid?
>  - When the xml does load completely, and successfully renders the svg,
>  when you mouseup on the svg, the browser goes blank.
>  - Checking the xul console, there are no errors or messages any different
>  from the jhbuild browser.  chrome://global/content/console.xul
>  - Same error occurs using a local file or an http file.
> --
> Ticket URL: <http://dev.laptop.org/ticket/1544>
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Walter Bender
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