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Inside Firefox: About the Firefox "Memory Leak"

Feb 17, 2006, 01:00 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Ben Goodger)

"A lot of people complain about the Firefox 'memory leak(s).' All versions of Firefox no doubt leak memory--it is a common problem with software this complicated. We look to fix the issues where we can. David Baron and others have done a huge amount of excellent work in this area.

"What I think many people are talking about however with Firefox 1.5 is not really a memory leak at all. It is in fact a feature..."

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