Re: azure serial console display garbled when accessing through firefox

From: Kurt Jaeger <>
Date: Mon, 28 Mar 2022 15:10:12 UTC

> Using firefox (latest) on either freebsd-stable/13 or on linux mint, when
> accessing the virtual console on azure, rather than displaying readable
> letters and numbers as is usual, the display just shows multi-coloured
> icons where each character should be.
> Turning off hardware accelleration doesn't fix the problem. I've also tried
> "firefox --safe-mode --no-remote" but the problem remains.
> The console works fine using www/dooble (dooble-2022.02.15)
> Is this a known issue? I'm asking here rather than at firefox because, as
> I understand it, firefox under linux and firefox under freebsd are very
> similar.
> Do I need to raise the issue directly with mozilla?

Yes, and probably with azure as well.

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