[PC-BSD Testing] 7.1 release

Kris Moore kris at pcbsd.com
Mon Apr 13 08:03:03 PDT 2009

>> About the printing issue, that is a show stopper for me, my company runs
>> the
>> whole system on a web based interface FF compatible (I need to test it on
>> Opera, as FF is starting to annoy me with memory leaks and needed
>> restarts)
>> I'll keep using FF2 for now ;-) as the 3.0.5 crashes and doesn't start on
>> 7.1 (3.0.5 was printing correctly in 7.0.2 if only one printer
>> configured).
>> I tried different pages, graphics and just text with CSS formatting and
>> just
>> text files.  looks like that the CSS is weirdly rendered in printing..
>> fuzzy... something that I think may have to do with antialias.
>> Fabry
> I'm going to try and fix this printing issue with FF this week. I think I
> have a good idea of whats causing it, but I'll sit down and confirm it,
> and make a fix asap. Its been bugging me as well :)

Good news! I've fixed the printing issue with FF3 now. It was a font 
issue, just didn't like some of the fonts we include in the OS by 
default. I'm going to re-roll the FF3 PBI later today with this fix.


Kris Moore
PC-BSD Software

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