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[alpine-devel] Re: Firefox traps mouse pointer

From: Alba Pompeo <>
Date: Tue, 19 Apr 2016 09:44:12 -0300

I don't know if this has anything to do with the issue, but sometimes
I have the following error.

MESA-LOADER: could not create udev device for fd 15
Gtk-CRITICAL **: gtk_widget_get_style_context: assertion
'GTK_IS_WIDGET (widget)' failed

On Tue, Apr 19, 2016 at 9:03 AM, Alba Pompeo <> wrote:
> After further tests I discovered this doesn't happen only with
> Firefox, but also with Libreoffice.
> This makes me believe it's a general Xorg issue.
> How can I debug this?
> On Mon, Apr 18, 2016 at 11:39 AM, Alba Pompeo <> wrote:
>> Hi, Alpine.
>> I update Firefox to version 45 and now I face an horrible issue.
>> From time to time, firefox will trap my mouse pointer, causing the following:
>> - mouse doesn't work on terminal emulator
>> - inside firefox, right-click doesn't work
>> - inside firefox, clicking on Open/Save links when downloading a file
>> doesn't work
>> This is a very weird behavior that happens all the time, but that I
>> don't know how to debug. Running firefox from the terminal and waiting
>> for it doesn't give much clues.
>> Can someone help me?
>> Ciao.

Received on Tue Apr 19 2016 - 09:44:12 UTC