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Month: January 2013

Re: [trinity-users] Precise/amd64, TDE, firefox (and other) problems

From: "Timothy Pearson" <kb9vqf@...>
Date: Mon, 14 Jan 2013 11:53:54 -0600
> Dne po 14. ledna 2013 Peter Laws napsal(a):
>> So I'm back to where I was - Firefox and Thunderbird are broken
>> (upload/download dialog boxes)
>> I can't remove gtk-qt-engine-trinity and kgtk-qt3-trinity without
>> removing dozens of other packages.
>> Sounds like is broken to me.
> It's not hopeless.
> Instead of uninstalling kgtk-qt3-trinity is sufficient to rename (or
> delete) /opt/trinity/share/kgtk/preload.
> Instead of uninstalling gtk-qt-engine-trinity should be sufficient to
> install gtk2-engines-qtcurve and in GTK Styles and Fonts in Control
> Center set to style QTCurve instead of TDE.
> Slavek
> --

kgtk-qt3-trinity is the real problem; gtk-qt-engine-trinity is relatively
innocuous but can still caus redraw problems in the latest Firefox
versions due to some unknown optimization Firefox now uses.

The metapackage issues have been corrected for R14.0, with
kgtk-qt3-trinity being completely removed due to the GTK3 transition which
is now in progress.  If you want to use TDE open/save dialogs in GTK
programs, please tell the GTK developers to add the proper support here: