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Bug 76350 - Screen blanks and system hangs when modifying font properties in Mozilla
Screen blanks and system hangs when modifying font properties in Mozilla
Product: Red Hat Linux
Classification: Retired
Component: XFree86 (Show other bugs)
i386 Linux
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Assigned To: Mike A. Harris
Ben Levenson
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Reported: 2002-10-20 12:51 EDT by Need Real Name
Modified: 2007-04-18 12:47 EDT (History)
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Last Closed: 2002-11-10 23:40:15 EST
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Description Need Real Name 2002-10-20 12:51:01 EDT
From Bugzilla Helper:
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20021003

Description of problem:
When I select Edit - Prefferences - Apperance - Fonts and try to select any of
the drop-down lists the screen goes blank and they system hangs.  The only thing
I can do at this point is press the Reset button. 

Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):

How reproducible:

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Open Mozilla
2.Select Edit - Prefferences - Apperance - Fonts
3.Try to select any of the drop-down lists

Actual Results:  Screen goes (almost) blank.  A few vertical lines are left. 
The system is completely hung and I have to press Reset

Expected Results:  A different selection appears in the drop-down

Additional info:
Comment 1 Christopher Blizzard 2002-10-22 10:00:24 EDT
Over to mike.
Comment 2 Mike A. Harris 2002-11-03 07:01:30 EST
Attach X server log and config file using the link below.  Also needed are
the output of the following commands:

cat /proc/version
lspci -vvn
Comment 3 Mike A. Harris 2002-11-10 23:40:08 EST
Please respond to the above request.  Without this information I am unable
to troubleshoot or debug this issue.
Comment 4 Mike A. Harris 2002-11-13 16:28:51 EST
Closing bug WORKSFORME due to lack of information and seemingly current
lack of interest, and because it works fine for me.

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