Firefox hangs in state 'kqread'
dillon at apollo.backplane.com
Fri Mar 4 13:01:29 PST 2005
:I've been seeing some..weird hangs in firefox, seems to be kind of
:random, and when it does hang, it usually recovers on its own. The time
:it takes to recover varies greatly though, anywhere from a few seconds,
:to a few minutes. I haven't done much investigating (starting that now)
:but according to top, when it hangs, its in the 'kqread' state. Anyone
:know anything about this?
If it recovers on its own then it probably isn't a bug in the kq
code. It kinda sounds like a DNS lookup issue. Both mozilla and
firefox have dns lookup issues if domain name being looked up has
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