Firefox hangs or responds extremely slow after updating to version firefox-10.0.4-1.el5_8

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After updating to firefox-10.0.4-1.el5_8-x86_64 from firefox-3.0.6-1.el5, we found that Firefox 10.0.4 hangs when loading most web pages.


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 5.8
  • Firefox 10.0.4-1.el5_8
  • home directory on a FUSE mountpoint (for example GlusterFS)

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