[webkit-gtk] Memory and Cpu consumption on APPLE IOS5 page

Martin Robinson mrobinson at webkit.org
Tue Jun 7 08:11:32 PDT 2011

On Tue, Jun 7, 2011 at 12:34 AM, Deepak Mundra <deepak.m at allaboutif.com> wrote:
> I am using gtkwebkit 1.2.0 from last 1 year and today when i tried to
> browse following site it behaved strange.
> http://www.apple.com/ios/ios5
> I am running browser on mips platform which has 160MB ram.  When i
> open above link in browser and if try to scroll the page , the
> application  consumes 99% Mem and also 99% CPU. Surprisingly there is
> no flash or gif animation in the page.  I dont have any problem while
> browsing heavy sites like skysports.com.
> Please comment on this behavior.

Can you confirm this is still an issue with the 1.4.x stable branch?
We've made many improvements to the way that box shadows are rendered.


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