PNG transparency not working - inheriting the body background image instead

RESOLVED EXPIRED

Status

RESOLVED EXPIRED
15 years ago
9 years ago

People

(Reporter: bobosola, Assigned: jdunn)

Tracking

Trunk
x86
Windows XP

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Description

15 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007

PNG images with alpha transparency are not being rendered with properly. They
are displaying a border which is being inherited from the background image
applied to the Body. F5 sometimes toggles this effect on and off for one PNG but
not two others. The page has valid XHTML markup & CSS.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Normal page view
2. F5 can repeatedly toggle the effect on and off for one of the PNGs but not all
3.



Expected Results:  
Each PNG should have a transparent background. This was working OK in Moz 1.2(?)
& Firebird 0.6 (Win). Now broken in Moz 1.5/Firebird 0.7 (Win). Works OK in
Opera 7.2 (Win) and IE6. 

Screenshots here:
Broken in Moz 1.5: http://homepage.ntlworld.com/bobosola/moz-1-5-PNG-bug.jpg
OK in FB 0.6: http://homepage.ntlworld.com/bobosola/firebird-0-6-working-OK.jpg

Comment 1

15 years ago
WFM Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Win98; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007
Looks OK in Moz 1.4/Windows 95.
Also not a problem in a current Linux trunk build....
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Comment 4

15 years ago
Further: If I do a Ctrl-A or mouse select of the page, the transparent areas 
of the PNGs are overwritten with page text (XP, Nvidia TNT, latest driver 
installed).

Screenshot: http://homepage.ntlworld.com/bobosola/moz-1-5-PNG-SelectAllbug.jpg

Comment 5

15 years ago
could not reproduce the problem, the page looks exactly the same in both:
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007
Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.6b) Gecko/20031113
Firebird/0.7+ (aebrahim)

XP, ATI Radeon 9000, Catalyst driver 3.8

Comment 6

15 years ago
this is most likely due to your vid card drivers. i was having the problem as
well on my win2k machine running moz 1.7b until today when i installed new
nvidia drivers.
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Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → EXPIRED

Updated

9 years ago
Component: Image: Painting → Image: Painting
Product: Core → Core Graveyard
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