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Hold option and then press left
While still holding the left key (and option), press right
Confirmed with a local debug build of WebKit r24013 with Safari 3.0 (522.12) on Mac OS X 10.4.10 (8R218).
Created attachment 15411 [details]
Sample of hung Safari
$ sample Safari 10 10
Sampling process 10427 each 10 msecs 1000 times
Sample analysis of process 10427 written to file /tmp/Safari_10427.sample.txt
*** Bug 14471 has been marked as a duplicate of this bug. ***
Attachment 15321 [details] is a reduction: click at the top of the page to get a caret and press option-left arrow.
This is also <rdar://problem/5304772>.
Works for me with a local debug build of WebKit r24117 on Safari 3.0 (522.12) on Mac OS X 10.4.10 (8R218).
At least one of the duplicates,14471, still reproduces, so I'm leaving this open.
I have a patch for 14471.
Is this one still reproducible?
Can't reproduce here, and 14471 is fixed. Closing.