Got it - an IE bug. http://support.microsoft.com/default.aspx/kb/927917
Basically, moving the <script> block from Google Maps that initialises
the map to right before the </html> tag fixed it. IE versions prior to
IE8 crash when some JS tries to modify the body as it's loading,
On Jan 22, 9:03 pm, mafoo <mafoos...@gmail.com> wrote:
> Im siding with freshteapot here, you've probably got an infinate loop.
> On Jan 20, 5:25 pm, Matt <guitarroman...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > Hmm... that file's a Google file so there's nothing I can do with it,
> > plus you'd expect it to be working... hmm. I monitored the CPU usage,
> > it shoots to 100% right when it crashes. I guess it's all the JS, but
> > Matt
> > On Jan 20, 1:58 pm, freshteapot <ch...@freshteapot.net> wrote:
> > > Hello Matt,
> > > <script src="http://maps.google.com/intl/en_ALL/mapfiles/141e/
> > > I would suggest running what tests you can on the individual scripts
> > > before starting to run tests which you can then combine with other
> > > libraries.
> > > Run it in firefox and see what errors it triggers as something which
> > > is causing IE to crash would probably give a little clue away at some
> > > point.
> > > Also, run IE with the taskmanager open and keep an eye on how much
> > > memory it starts to use. It could be an indication of a script caught
> > > in a loop.
> > > On Jan 20, 10:32 pm, Matt <guitarroman...@gmail.com> wrote:
> > > > Hi there,
> > > > I have a webpage demo up athttp://tinyurl.com/plstage(tinyURLso
> > > > Google doesn't pick up the name...). We're using a lot of scripts:
> > > > PT&Scripty, lightbox, a validation plugin and a slideshow script. I've
> > > > tried removing these to test out why it would break the page in IE6,
> > > > but short of removing them all at once, I can't seem to isolate the
> > > > causes.
> > > > Can anybody see anything on that page that could be causing IE to
> > > > crash so catastrophically?
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