[OpenLayers-Dev] Firefox crashes

Stephen Woodbridge woodbri at swoodbridge.com
Sat Apr 14 13:21:07 EDT 2007


I think this fixes it. I can now zoom in and out with no problems and I 
changed the maxfeatures: 100 and it still performed well. I'm happy with 
this and many thanks to you and the team. OL 2.4 is looking very nice 

Thank you.

Christopher Schmidt wrote:
> To those who have had firefox crashes:
> I think I was just able to work out the core reason for the Firefox
> crashes we were seeing. Firefox's SVG implementation seems to strongly
> dislike very large values. I've just made a commit that changes the
> renderer to map all values into local pixel space.
> This should fix the Firefox crashes. With WFS, Tim Schaub reported that
> the patch on http://trac.openlayers.org/ticket/663 helped as well.
> If you have been able to crash / lock up firefox in the past, please try
> again with trunk. If you're still getting crashes, please apply
> http://trac.openlayers.org/attachment/ticket/663/wfs-hangs-firefox.patch
> and then let the list know that it was needed.
> I'd especially to get Stephen Woodbridge to report back on this: I can
> no longer reproduce his problem on
> http://dev.openlayers.org/sandbox/crschmidt/541/examples/ld-testv.html ,
> which seems like a good sign, but other users are always better bug
> testers than me :)
> Thanks,

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