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  2. JDK-8032657

Memory Leak With Default Java Plug-In Of Java SE 6 When Javascript Is Involved

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        A memory leak is being observed when using Java SE 6 default Java plug-in.
        The Java applet makes use of a lot of JavaScript code.

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        This is a production type problem.
        The behaviour is strictly reproducible.
        The process size of Firefox browsers is growing and growing.

        The problem can be reproduce with the following Java applet:

        http://lab162.de.oracle.com:8880/FI/index.html

        (1) A memory leak can be measured when using Java Plug-in 1.6.0_71
        on JRE 1.6.0_71.
        (2) No such memory leak can be observed when using Java Plug-in 10.51.2.13

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                • Assignee:
                  dmarkov Dmitry Markov
                  Reporter:
                  asaha Abhijit Saha
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