Changes between Version 24 and Version 25 of firefox


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Timestamp:
10/21/2016 04:15:05 AM (5 years ago)
Author:
ken@…
Comment:

Explain how to fix broken scrollbars in gtk3 builds

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    66except that gtk > 3.19 has required a patch  to restore scrollbars - the patches have been in the book)
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     8== Broken scrollbars with gtk+-3 in BLFS-7.10 ==
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     10On some machines, the gtk3 scrollbars (thin, slider with curved ends) were replaced  by gtk2-style bars with arrows at their end which could be clicked, but '''without''' any button on the slider - it could still be  dragged, but there was no visual indication of where you were in the page.
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     12This was eventually identified as a ''theme'' problem - e.g. xfce-winter is now inadequate.  A workaround is to install gnome-themes-standard and to edit  ~/.config/gtk-3.0/settings.ini to contain
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     14{{{
     15[Settings]
     16gtk-theme-name=Adwaita
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     18}}}
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     20Any other settings in that file are probably ok.
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    922== Getting development versions of firefox ==