Bug 457483 - Firefox 3 hangs when printing
Firefox 3 hangs when printing
Product: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4
Classification: Red Hat
Component: firefox (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Martin Stransky
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Reported: 2008-07-31 17:15 EDT by Nelson Howell
Modified: 2008-08-05 10:46 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2008-08-05 10:46:49 EDT
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Description Nelson Howell 2008-07-31 17:15:33 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv: Gecko/2008072310 Red Hat/3.0.1-3.el4 Firefox/3.0.1

Description of problem:
Trying to print from firefox 3 results in an empty dialog box and hangs firefox.  Closing the dialog causes firefox to abort.

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How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.start firefox
2.select File | Print

Actual Results:
Print dialog box appears and firefox hangs.  Closing the dialog causes firefox to abort,

Expected Results:
Dialog box should have presented printing options and continued to print the current page.

Additional info:
Comment 1 Martin Stransky 2008-08-01 03:28:08 EDT
Taking the bug.
Comment 2 Martin Stransky 2008-08-05 10:46:49 EDT
I can't reproduce that bug on i386. Firefox uses GTK for printing now so please ensure you can print from other gnome apps.

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