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Re: firefox-3.5.6 text rendering

From: Tobias Nygren <>
Subject: Re: firefox-3.5.6 text rendering
Date: Tue, 12 Jan 2010 11:50:18 +0100

> On Mon, 11 Jan 2010 21:01:35 +0100 (CET)
> fulvio ciriaco  <> wrote:
>> Hallo,
>> I have a problem with firefox-3.5.6 (from repository),
>> the problem happens after some usage and consists
>> of missing characters in the text with spaces in their
>> place. Reload does not affect it but restarting brings back
>> all the text. So, some kind of degradation seems to be happening.
> Are there any pango warning messages on standard error?
No, no problem with pango.
Apparently the problem is with gecko, it appears both with firefox and
seamonkey and has something to do with handling an invalid css file,
one containing a line
instead of
From that moment characters begin to be eaten.
Nothing to do with pkgsrc however, I guess, sorry for the noise.

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