Firefox/GTK3 issue and reinstalling dependent ports
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Sun Jul 16 12:45:08 UTC 2017
> This is a re-post from FreeBSD forum
> Firefox on my computer expresses a weird UI issue where many controls
> are rendered without their borders. For example, radios or checkboxes
> can be selected but are invisible, since they have no border.
I've seen the behaviour -- thanks for explaining what happens!
> I am using poudriere and wanted to track down which repository/option is
> responsible for this issue. I created a new repository where I compiled
> Firefox with all its dependencies with default options. But I don't know
> how to reinstall Firefox with all its dependencies?
> I tried:
> pkg install -r firefox-test -R -f www/firefox
> pkg upgrade -r firefox-test -f www/firefox
> Both of them reinstall only the Firefox package. There is 241
> dependencies when building Firefox with default options so it's kind of
> difficult to reinstall all of them manually. How do I force to also
> reinstall dependencies?
I know no way to do this which is not 'radical':
pkg clean -a
removes the cache. Then remove all packages (pkg delete -a) and
re-install firefox with
pkg install firefox
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