Subject: Re: firefox 1.0.1 behaviour changed badly on current/i386
To: None <>
From: Frederick Bruckman <>
List: port-i386
Date: 03/15/2005 13:35:43
In article <21879.9311238856$>,
	David Brownlee <> writes:
> On Sat, 12 Mar 2005, Mark Davies wrote:
>>> Same on Linux/i386 (build from source using recent pkgsrc, both 1.0 and
>>> 1.0.1 versions).
>> We got rid of the "Alert boxes with no text" problem here by
>> deleting  /usr/pkg/lib/firefox-gtk2/components/ (after seeing the
>> following on tech-pkg:
>  	The official 1.01 Linux installer does not include
>  	Would anyone have any objections to stopping the pkgsrc firefox
>  	entry from installing it? I've removed it from my system and
>  	things just seem to be much less annoying :)

I just tried moving out of the way, and that's not a very
satisfactory solution. It seems to do a lot more than just pop-up bogus
dialog boxes.  For instance, when you click the "clear" button to clear
the forms data, the button doesn't go gray. Same for the cache clear.