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Re: what to do with gtk-2/gtk-3 clash?




On Friday 14 December 2018 19:34:09 Matthew Crews wrote:

> ‐‐‐‐‐‐‐ Original Message ‐‐‐‐‐‐‐
>
> On Thursday, December 13, 2018 2:28 PM, Felmon Davis <davisf@xxxxxxxxx> 
wrote:
> > trying to start Firefox (from Mozilla), Pan, Google-Chrome-Stable
> > generates:
> >
> > TK+ 2.x symbols detected. Using GTK+ 2.x and GTK+ 3 in the same
> > process is not supported
> >
> > (I use Trinity-Desktop which extends KDE3.)
> >
> > I first noticed the problem after upgrading Firefox from Mozilla's
> > site. it came up without vertical scrollbars. I tried to sort this
> > out by changing themes and their properties. that is likely the
> > source of the issue.
> >
> > the stuff I find online offers nothing useful if you are not
> > developing code.
> >
> > guidance sought.
>
> I didn't even realize Debian supported Trinity. Its not in the
> official repos.
>
Doesn't need to be, its 99.9999% free standing.

> It sounds to me like you should try a supported DE and see if it is
> reproducible. I know XFCE uses both GTK2 and GTK3 libraries and runs
> these web browsers without issue. If it is not, I would file a bug
> report with the folks at Trinity.
>
> -Matt



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