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Favicon at BBC Good Food website spinning round and round and round. Weird feature!?

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This question pretty much states it clearly. FavIcon; spinning round and round like those little pictures on a slot machine. Doesn't happen on any other website that I've visited since installing FF4, and doesn't happen in IE8 or FF3.6.*

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Most favicons are single image .ico files. Whether by design or error the BBC has saved this favicon as an 8 frame animated gif, the last frame of which appears to be corrupted. Most browsers do not support the animation and will only display the first frame. Firefox 4 is displaying the animation, the glitch that appears in the loop is due to the last frame of the animation being corrupted.

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Most favicons are single image .ico files. Whether by design or error the BBC has saved this favicon as an 8 frame animated gif, the last frame of which appears to be corrupted. Most browsers do not support the animation and will only display the first frame. Firefox 4 is displaying the animation, the glitch that appears in the loop is due to the last frame of the animation being corrupted.

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Wow. You're amazing. Thanks. I'll just ignore it in the future.

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You're welcome

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I have a website that is using .gif animations that are designed for a animation being played one time, after the automatic update i downloaded this morning, all of the .gif animations on my website site are playing continuously.

i dont have this problem in IE or the 3.6 version of firefox

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