OT, way OT

John Wendel john.wendel at metnet.navy.mil
Mon Feb 25 17:36:54 UTC 2008

Gene Heskett wrote:
> Greetings all;
> I just installed firefox3b3 here, separately from the fedora issue, and wow, 
> is it fast & only one hiccup in a carload, but that hiccup is making it 
> difficult to use it as a default browser.
> The hiccup is:  Anytime you have to enter data in a web sites data requestor 
> box, from the keyboard, the text line, which is white, stays white, no 
> cursor, nothing, UNTIL you take the focus away from this entry line, and then 
> you can see what you typed.
> FF- doesn't have this problem, and neither does the official F8 
> version the last time I checked.
> Does anyone have any idea what I should check out in the about:config (or 
> prefs) that might effect that, like a background and text color the same 
> $FFFFFF or ??
> This new version is MUCH faster, and if I could fix that I'd never go back to 
> Camels. :)
> Many Thanks for any hints rolled my way.

Running 3b3 here without your problem.

Sorry, don't have the solution. Have you tried creating a new user so 
you get a fresh configuration?



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