[CentOS] Wonky Firefox 68.0.1esr upgrade

Kay Schenk

kay.schenk at gmail.com
Sun Dec 15 17:27:58 UTC 2019


A short update on this problem. I just applied patches to bring FF to
68.3.0esr. The flickering is still there, a bit, but at least I can input
COMPLETE passwords when prompted. Oddly the flickering now seems to be more
site dependent than previously.

On Thu, Oct 24, 2019 at 10:19 AM Kay Schenk <kay.schenk at gmail.com> wrote:

> I just applied a bunch of updates to my CentOS 7 system yesterday, one
> of which was a Firefox update to 68.0.1esr.
>
> Now when I bring up sites I would log in to -- my bank, credit cards,
> etc., the Password box is wonky and shakes and doesn't display
> successive dots  for characters I type, nor does it accept what I type.
> My work around currently is to type the password first, then my userid
> but ???!!!!! Using either a <tab> to get to the Password box or just a
> click in the Password box causes the same results.
>
> Previous Firefox version which worked fine
> --firefox-60.8.0-1.el7.centos.x86_64
>
> HELP!
>
> --
>
> "And in the end, only kindness matters."
>     -- Jewel, "Hands"
> ______
>   MzK
>
>
>

-- 
"And in the end, only kindness matters."
   -- Jewel, "Hands"
________________________________________
MzK



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