Bug 217413 - Update Firefox+Pango to fix problem with boxes being printed
Update Firefox+Pango to fix problem with boxes being printed
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: firefox (Show other bugs)
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Assigned To: Christopher Aillon
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Blocks: 214614 217414
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Reported: 2006-11-27 15:20 EST by Behdad Esfahbod
Modified: 2018-04-11 14:46 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-01-15 09:39:25 EST
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Description Behdad Esfahbod 2006-11-27 15:20:30 EST
I've updated my Firefox+Pango patch to fix a bunch of problems, including one
that boxes are printed instead of zero-width chars.  The latest version of patch
is attached upstream here:


It replaces the current firefox-pango-printing patch.

I may attach another version upstream with minor positioning fixes, but for now,
the one available there is ready to go.
Comment 1 Matěj Cepl 2007-12-10 04:24:18 EST
Fedora Core 6 is no longer supported, could you please reproduce this with the
updated version of the currently supported distribution (Fedora 7, 8, 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.

[This is mass-filed message to all open Fedora Core 6 bugs related to Xorg or
Gecko. If you see any other reason, why this bug shouldn't be closed, please,
comment on it here.]
Comment 2 Matěj Cepl 2008-01-15 09:39:25 EST
Since there are insufficient details provided in this report for us to
investigate the issue further, and we have not received feedback to the
information we have requested above, we will assume the problem was not
reproducible, or has been fixed in one of the updates we have released for the
reporter's distribution.

Users who have experienced this problem are encouraged to upgrade to the latest
update of their distribution, and if this issue turns out to still be
reproducible in the latest update, please reopen this bug with additional


{This is mass-closing of all obsolete bugs; if this bug was in your opinion
closed by mistake, please, reopen it with additional information; thanks a lot
and I am sorry for bothering you in such case.}
Comment 3 Behdad Esfahbod 2008-01-15 14:31:28 EST
This is in fact fixed in all fedora versions.

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