Bug 5899 - XFree86 3.3.5 breaks netscape login dialog
Summary: XFree86 3.3.5 breaks netscape login dialog
Status: CLOSED DUPLICATE of bug 5053
Alias: None
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: netscape
Version: 5.2
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Bill Nottingham
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 1999-10-12 21:32 UTC by lutz
Modified: 2014-03-17 02:10 UTC (History)
3 users (show)

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Doc Type: Bug Fix
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Last Closed: 1999-11-01 18:55:02 UTC

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Description lutz 1999-10-12 21:32:36 UTC
Since I updated to XFree86 3.3.5-1.5 the login dialog in
netscape (I tryed 4.61 and 4.7 and both fail) is no longer
working: When I want do download a page which is password
protected the login dialog appears but when I press Enter
after typing in user-name and passord netscape crashes with
a bus error. This happens even if I supply the wrong
I have RH5.2 and kernel 2.0.36 and I have installed all
relevant Erratas. I installed netscape 4.7 from SRPM and
4.61 from the binary rpms and both crash in this situation.

------- Additional Comments From   10/28/99 15:16 -------
I can confirm this problem.
Happens with earlier versions of netscape as well. It crashes
sometimes, sometimes it does not. But its always while accessing
password protected web pages. Really annoying.

Comment 1 Bill Nottingham 1999-11-01 18:55:59 UTC
*** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 5053 ***

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