I've tried this both from Arora and QTLauncher, the results are the same. If you observe the resident memory usage as the page loads, at the point the browser crashes, the page is 90% done, and the RSS is at over 2.5GB. I tried the same URL from GtkLauncher, and it took 200MB to render the same page.
Please summarize the bug in the summary field rather than telling a story :-)
Opening http://www.linuxtogo.org/~zecke/image-stress-test.html with the trunk version of QtWebkit and Qt 4.6 works fine.
The version of Qt I have is qt-everywhere-opensource-src-4.6.0-beta1
The version of webkit I have is
Last Changed Author: email@example.com
Last Changed Rev: 49678
Last Changed Date: 2009-10-16 09:26:57 -0400 (Fri, 16 Oct 2009)
Could you attach a backtrace (with debug symbols) of the crash? The crash might be in a plugin, that would explain why it does not crash for me.
i am running on qt 4.6.1 and webkit trunk.
page took a while to load to me, but finished at some point. no crash
* virtual mem ~500m
* res mem ~300m
I agree with Antonio. I cannot reproduce the problem either, and no trace has been provided.