firefox bug (fedora or mozilla?)

Mike Wright mike.wright at
Fri Jul 30 18:50:17 UTC 2010

Stephen Gallagher wrote:
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> On 07/30/2010 02:12 PM, Mike Wright wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I've come across some sites that only partially render when using 
>> firefox.  I had been using 3.0.15 so upgraded to 3.6.6 from Remi 
>> Collet's repository in hopes of better functionality but the problem 
>> persists.  Note that both of these render correctly when using Chrome.
>> [1] has three columns.  Column one is the login box and it doesn't 
>> display.  By drilling down using firebug I can change the iframe to 
>> "display: block" and it appears and is functional.  I can't remember 
>> where I found the error but the complaint was that it couldn't find 
>> busybox.  I don't know if that is a dependency but it isn't part of the 
>> standard install; yum installing it had no effect (which I expected 
>> because I think there is also a javascript busybox).
>> [2] has two columns.  The left one is the TOC but it doesn't display 
>> either.  I can't figure out that one but am inclined to believe it is 
>> also javascript related.
>> Would some brave soul be so kind as to give these a whirl and let me 
>> know if it works for them?
>> Thanks,
>> Mike Wright
>> [1]
>> [2]
> Both are working fine with firefox-3.6.7-1.fc13.x86_64 and
> xulrunner- for me.
> What version of Fedora are you running? What exact Firefox and xulrunner
> packages?

Thanks for the help Stephen.

uname -r

yum list firefox

yum list xulrunner

I just checked those sites with Galeon and they work there, too.

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