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FS#68661 - Firefox 83 Is Not Rendering/Showing Properly The GUI In Plasma Wayland Session

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Alberto Díaz López (Takuya) - Wednesday, 18 November 2020, 10:37 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Unconfirmed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture x86_64
Severity High
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 0%
Votes 2
Private No


I just upgraded yesterday to Firefox 83 and just after restart it to load 83 instead of 82.x.x, I faced the GUI that I show on the attached screenshot.

Additional info:
Firefox 83

Steps to reproduce:
1. Login to Plasma Wayland session.
2. Launch Firefox 83.
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Comment by Alberto Díaz López (Takuya) - Wednesday, 18 November 2020, 12:18 GMT
It also crashes sometimes, both launching it from the desktop normally or from the CLI.
Tested the same Firefox on another Arch PC with a much more modern iGPU and under Plasma Wayland Session too, it works fine, so probably it's some Firefox's bug related with GUI rendering on old GPUs :(.
Comment by Eduardo Castillo (arch-newbye) - Friday, 27 November 2020, 22:52 GMT
I have the same problem!.