The "about:addons" text is cut off in the different views using Win 8.1

RESOLVED INCOMPLETE

Status

Firefox for Metro
Browser
RESOLVED INCOMPLETE
4 years ago
29 days ago

People

(Reporter: kjozwiak, Unassigned)

Tracking

Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)

Details

(Whiteboard: [defect] p=0)

Attachments

(2 attachments)

(Reporter)

Description

4 years ago
Created attachment 821456 [details]
Text being cut off in snap view

When viewing the "about:addons" page using Windows 8.1, some of the text including the link will be cut off. In Windows 8, the page is auto corrected but not in Windows 8.1. 

- Attached two screenshots to illustrate the issue

Steps to reproduce the issue: (need a Windows 8.1 machine)

1) Open Firefox Metro
2) Go into the "about:addons" page and start shrinking the Firefox Metro view, you should notice that the text will start to cut off.

Current Behaviour:

- Some of the text in the "about:addons" screen is being cut off under Windows 8.1

Expected Behaviour:

- Should be the same as Windows 8, where the screen is auto corrected once the user switches views

Couldn't find a Story to block this issue and update the whiteboard, if someone knows a good story relating to this please block this.

Used the following build:
http://ftp.mozilla.org/pub/mozilla.org/firefox/nightly/2013-10-23-03-02-05-mozilla-central/
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Comment 1

4 years ago
Created attachment 821458 [details]
text being cut off

Updated

4 years ago
Whiteboard: [triage] feature=defect c=tbd u=tbd p=0

Updated

4 years ago
Whiteboard: [triage] feature=defect c=tbd u=tbd p=0 → [release28] feature=defect c=tbd u=tbd p=0
Hey Kamil do you want to take this bug?
I think you'd need to search on dxr for the message on the page to see the localiation string id. Then search dxr for that ID to find the xhtml page, then modify the CSS of that page to fix it.

If you can get it to work with 1 CSS rule then that might be best, but if not you can result to CSS media queries.

p=1

This is another release28 blocker so would be awesome to have done.
Flags: needinfo?(kamiljoz)
(Reporter)

Comment 3

4 years ago
Sure, I will take this one on! Thanks Brian. I will try getting it done as soon as I can (will work on it on the weekend)
Flags: needinfo?(kamiljoz)
(Reporter)

Updated

4 years ago
Assignee: nobody → kamiljoz

Updated

4 years ago
Blocks: 936489
No longer blocks: 838081
Status: NEW → ASSIGNED
Priority: -- → P2
QA Contact: jbecerra
Whiteboard: [release28] feature=defect c=tbd u=tbd p=0 → [block28] feature=defect c=tbd u=tbd p=1
May be the same underlying issue as bug 926036, which is in my queue for this iteration so lets compare notes?

Updated

4 years ago
Blocks: 838081
No longer blocks: 936489
Whiteboard: [block28] feature=defect c=tbd u=tbd p=1 → [release28] feature=defect c=tbd u=tbd p=0

Updated

4 years ago
Blocks: 861680
No longer blocks: 838081
Whiteboard: [release28] feature=defect c=tbd u=tbd p=0 → feature=defect c=tbd u=tbd p=0

Updated

4 years ago
Assignee: kamiljoz → nobody
Status: ASSIGNED → NEW
Summary: Defect - The "about:addons" text is cut off in the different views using Win 8.1 → The "about:addons" text is cut off in the different views using Win 8.1
Whiteboard: feature=defect c=tbd u=tbd p=0 → [defect] p=0

Updated

4 years ago
Priority: P2 → --
(Reporter)

Updated

4 years ago
OS: Windows 8 Metro → Windows 8.1
Mass close of bugs in obsolete product https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=1350354
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 29 days ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
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