Firefox display problem

Scott Kitterman kubuntu at
Thu Aug 10 03:08:56 BST 2006

On Wednesday 09 August 2006 21:31, golfer wrote:
> On 8/6/06, Marco <marco.mandl at> wrote:
> > Hello,
> >
> > I have just switched to kubuntu. Firefox seems to have a problem:
> >
> > Sometimes when I change to another page e.g. via a link firefox loads the
> > page but does not display it. It displays it just for a moment when I go
> > to the next page. So the workaround is to go back and forward again to
> > have the page displayed. This problem comes and goes randomly.
> >
> > Is this a known bug? Can I avoid it?
> I've had this too, but don't know if it's a bug or the web page
> itself.  I use dialup and thought maybe the slow connection
> contributes to the problem.  No solution that I know of .. just learn
> to live with it.

I don't know for sure, but I recall seeing similar behaviour with Firefox on 
Windows from a few pages before I switched to Linux last year.  I think it is 
a combination of something specific to Firefox and certain pages.

Scott K

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