Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 195453
CSS 'font-family' disables monospaced fonts with use_document_fonts==0
Last modified: 2008-10-24 09:07:37 EDT
Description of problem:
* browser.display.use_document_fonts is set to false
* CSS contains a font-family specification
monospaced text (e.g. in <pre>) will not be displayed monospaced anymore
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
0. create new profile; disable all plugins
1. set 'browser.display.use_document_fonts' to '0'
2. open http://ensc.de/bugs/firefox-fonts/foo.html
3. try the alternative 'good fonts' style
* the <pre>...</pre> text is written with a non-monospaced font at 2)
* text is displayed correctly at 3)
text is written with a monospaced font both in 2) and 3)
Fedora Core 5 is no longer supported, could you please reproduce this with the
updated version of the currently supported distribution (Fedora Core 6, or
Fedora 7, or Rawhide)? If this issue turns out to still be reproducible, please
let us know in this bug report. If after a month's time we have not heard back
from you, we will have to close this bug as CANTFIX.
Setting status to NEEDINFO, and awaiting information from the reporter.
Thanks in advance.
still with firefox-184.108.40.206-2.fc7
Yes, can fully reproduce with firefox-220.127.116.11-1.fc7
Since this bugzilla report was filed, we have seriously upgraded Gecko-related
packages, which may have resolved this issue. Users who have experienced this
problem are encouraged to upgrade their system to the latest version of their
Please, confirm to us that this bug is reproducible on the latest upgrade of the
supported distribution (that's RHEL, or Fedora 7, 8, and Rawhide).
Setting the bug to NEEDINFO. If I won't get confirmation of reproducability in
30 days, the bug will be closed as INSUFFICIENT_DATA.
[This is mass-changing of bugs which seem to be too old and irrelevant anymore;
we are sorry, if this bug should not be incldued.]
still with firefox-18.104.22.168-3.fc8
At this point, we're going to only be taking security fixes and major stability
fixes into this release of Fedora. However, we still want to ensure the bug is
fixed in the next version. We'd appreciate if you could test Firefox 3,
available at http://www.mozilla.com/en-US/firefox/all-beta.html or now shipping
as the default in Fedora rawhide and provide feedback as to whether it still
exists so we can file a ticket upstream to try to fix it in Firefox 3 before it
Reporter, could you please reply to the previous question? If you won't reply in
one month, I will have to close this bug as INSUFFICIENT_DATA. Thank you.
still with firefox-22.214.171.124-1.fc8
FYI, see https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=159440 and
We believe that given our limited capabilities it is more appropriate to let this issue be resolved upstream.
Red Hat will continue to track the issue in the centralized upstream bug tracker, and will review any bug fixes that become available for consideration in future updates.
Thank you for the bug report.