Opened 2 years ago

Last modified 22 months ago

#27238 new defect

[Tor Browser] Memory Leak If Requesting New Identity Every Time I Browse A Site..

Reported by: enone Owned by: tbb-team
Priority: Medium Milestone:
Component: Applications/Tor Browser Version: Tor:
Severity: Blocker Keywords: Memory, Leak, High CPU, Hang, Block
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I've Found A Memory Leak That Completely Deplete System Memory And Block Firefox After Some Time...

You Can Replicate It If You Request A New Identity, Firefox Restart With A New Identity But It Don't Free Previously Allocated Memory ...So After Some Times Firefox It Use 50% CPU Of Power And Almost All The System Memory...


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Change History (4)

comment:1 Changed 2 years ago by enone

Forgot To Specify That I'm Using In On Windows XP With 2Gb Sysyem Ram On A Virtual Machine, If You Need Some Other Info I Can Attach Here Some Screenshot For Example...

comment:2 Changed 2 years ago by cypherpunks3

Can you try out with the alpha release ? (it won't work on XP though XD)

comment:3 Changed 2 years ago by enone

Yes You Are Correct, The Alpha Version It Does Not Work On Windows XP... I'll Try To Build A Windows 7 Virtual Machine Then Install On It And Report Back...

comment:4 Changed 22 months ago by nickm

Milestone: Tor: 0.3.6.x-final
Priority: ImmediateMedium
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