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[SLUG] Ubuntu 8.10 Ibex - annoying flashing in Firefox
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- Subject: [SLUG] Ubuntu 8.10 Ibex - annoying flashing in Firefox
- From: Sonia Hamilton <sonia@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Date: Mon, 24 Nov 2008 11:13:49 +1100
- User-agent: Thunderbird 220.127.116.11 (X11/20080925)
I've recently upgraded from Ubuntu 8.04 to 8.10 (Ibex).
I've noticed that Firefox now has this annoying habit of automagically
going into a semi-fullscreen mode, that causes Alt-Tab to flash nastily
whenever Firefox is selected or passed over. Anyone having this problem?
Anyone know of a fix?
A quick fix seems to be to take Firefox to proper fullscreen and back to
normal window mode using F11 F11. But after a while Firefox reverts to