I've been looking into fsync calls made by Firefox to understand how efficient it is with regards to filesystems. I used strace to track the fsync calls made by the threads of Firefox over a browsing ...
Is it possible to find what exactly is causing Firefox to randomly CPU-spike at 13%, freezing it entirely? And by "exactly", I mean finding what functions/calls/modules/threads/drivers are the direct ...
There I was downloading a bunch of stuff from the Internet quite happily using Firefox built-in download manager when I decided to check code academy (a site that teaches you how to program in ...
I am having a Firefox with plenty of add-ons installed. Sometimes Firefox get stuck with high CPU usage on the pages having no Flash. I'd like to solve what's causing this in a more professional ...