[webkit-qt] Issue with KWebwallet and QtWebKit23
Allan Sandfeld Jensen
kde at carewolf.com
Tue Oct 23 11:32:57 PDT 2012
On Tuesday 23 October 2012, Lindsay Mathieson wrote:
> I don't know if the following is a bug in QtWebKit-2.3 or whether it is
> changed behaviour that has triggered a bug in KWebWallet.
> Problem: 100% of CPU core usuage, memory consumption *rapidly* increasing
> (GB per 10's of seconds)
> Steps to reproduce
> - Run Konqueror or Rekonq against a QtWebKit 2.3 build
> it) - Wait for the page load to finish
> I can reproduce it 100% with Konqueror or Rekonq. It only happens with
> WebKit 2.3, 2.2 is fine.
> Would this be a problem for WebKit or KWallet?
I think it is likely to be in QtWebKit2.3, the loop looks like it is happening
in qt_runtime_qt4.cpp, which have had some of the most tricky merges. It is
entirely likely one of the merges made a mess of one of the many special
cases. Then again, it could be the same problem is in trunk.
I would suggest you open a bug on webkit, and if you could step through the
loop it and identify why and where it happens, it might give us a better idea
of what is wrong.
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