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JDK-6857340 : Java Plugin memory leak when Java Applet is called repeatedly from JavaScript

Details
Type:
Bug
Submit Date:
2009-07-03
Status:
Closed
Updated Date:
2013-01-09
Project Name:
JDK
Resolved Date:
2010-02-11
Component:
deploy
OS:
windows_xp
Sub-Component:
plugin
CPU:
x86
Priority:
P2
Resolution:
Fixed
Affected Versions:
6u10,6u14
Fixed Versions:
6u17-rev (b12)

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Description
Java Applet called repeatedly from JavaScript causes Java to leak memory.

The issue can be reproduced with JRE 6 Update 10 and above,
with IE6 and IE7, and Firefox. 
Issue exists with JRE 6 Update 14 still.
Only new Java Plug-in is affected. "Old" Java Plug-in is fine in this respect.

                                    

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2009-11-05



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