Open Bug 1725987 Opened 5 months ago Updated 3 months ago

Context menu text is too dark with dark theme on Linux


(Firefox :: Theme, defect)

Firefox 91





(Reporter: ra_hardy, Unassigned)


(Whiteboard: QA-not-reproducible)


(2 files)

User Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; Linux x86_64; rv:91.0) Gecko/20100101 Firefox/91.0

Steps to reproduce:

Running Firefox on Debian on ChromeOS

  1. Set theme to dark
  2. Right-click on web page.

Actual results:

The context menu shows as dark grey text on black. Image attached

Expected results:

Expect white text on black

The context menu displays ok when setting the theme to white or system.

The Bugbug bot thinks this bug should belong to the 'Firefox::Theme' component, and is moving the bug to that component. Please revert this change in case you think the bot is wrong.

Component: Untriaged → Theme

Hello I have tried to reproduce the issue with firefox release 91.0.1 using Ubuntu 20 64bit but I could not replicate

Does this issue happen with a new profile? Here is a link on how to create a new profile:

Does this issue occur in the latest nightly version of firefox? Here is a link from where you can download it:

Please let us know

Flags: needinfo?(ra_hardy)
  1. New profile - I created a new profile and launched in that, and set the theme to dark, the same things happens
  2. Yes with the latest nightly
Flags: needinfo?(ra_hardy)
Severity: -- → S3
OS: Unspecified → Linux
Hardware: Unspecified → Desktop
Whiteboard: QA-not-reproducible

Using Firefox 94.0.1. The issue still occurs on the 'dark' theme, and on the Colorways themes which have a dark background.

Using Firefox on Debian (Bullseye) on ChromeOS.

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