On Wed, 18 Jun 2008 15:24:07 +1000, Franc Zabkar wrote:
> I'm using Windows 98SE.
> After upgrading to Opera 9.5 from 9.26, and while downloading a 20MB
> file with the Transfer window open, Windows 98's Resource Meter showed
> that the System and GDI resources were rapidly disappearing. Closing
> the transfer window, without interrupting the download, stopped the
> rot, but by that time my resources were in the red. Only after exiting
> Opera was I able to reclaim most (all?) of the lost resources.
I don't know about the transfer window, but I can confirm
that 9.5 is consuming GDI resources on W98SE. Try cycling
through the tabs and see what happens to the resource
See also a thread titled "Opera 9.50 on Windows Vista".