Closed Bug 1143686 Opened 8 years ago Closed 8 years ago

Gtk3 - use margin for scrollbar thumb


(Core :: Widget: Gtk, defect)

Not set



Tracking Status
firefox39 --- fixed


(Reporter: stransky, Assigned: stransky)





(1 file)

Scrollbars in GTK3-based Firefox are too wide and not consistent with the rest of the desktop (GNOME). In Fedora 21, they looked the same as scrollbars rendered by GTK.
It's apparently caused by changes in the Adwaita theme between 3.12 and 3.14 because webkitgtk suffers from the same problem and renders the same wide scrollbars. They already have it reported upstream:

Firefox should ideally have the new overlay scrollbars, or at least classic scrollbars that have the same width like in Fedora 21.

I also opened the bug in GNOME upstream. They might provide some guidance there how to fix it:

Downstream bug:
Attached patch scrollbar.patchSplinter Review
Karl, this one should be trivial. The code change is derived from gtk_range_draw() in gtk+-3.15.11/gtk/gtkrange.c.
Attachment #8578045 - Flags: review?(karlt)
Thanks! No need to test try - the gtk3 code is not build by gtk2 try servers.
Keywords: checkin-needed
Mike, it does not seem to be working. Do I miss something?

06:04:04     INFO -  checking for gtk+-3.0 >= 3.4.0 gtk+-unix-print-3.0 glib-2.0 gobject-2.0 ... Requested 'gtk+-3.0 >= 3.4.0' but version of GTK+ is 3.0.12
06:04:04     INFO -  configure: error: Library requirements (gtk+-3.0 >= 3.4.0 gtk+-unix-print-3.0 glib-2.0 gobject-2.0 ) not met; consider adjusting the PKG_CONFIG_PATH environment variable if your libraries are in a nonstandard prefix so pkg-config can find them.
Flags: needinfo?(mh+mozilla)
gah, we need gtk 3.4, now. Let me update the gtk package and the patch. (btw, no need for a -u all for those pushes, the result is not worth it, except if you expect to fix some of them)
Flags: needinfo?(mh+mozilla)
(In reply to Mike Hommey [:glandium] from comment #7)
> gah, we need gtk 3.4, now. Let me update the gtk package and the patch.

huh, the package *does* have 3.4.4. wtf?
Builds fine.
Keywords: checkin-needed
Can we get a Try run that doesn't have failing gtests please? :)
Keywords: checkin-needed
Gtk3 try builds always fail gtests at the moment.
Keywords: checkin-needed
(In reply to Mike Hommey [:glandium] from comment #14)
> Gtk3 try builds always fail gtests at the moment.

(bug 1072902 fwiw)
Closed: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → FIXED
Target Milestone: --- → mozilla39
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