Weird Text Shadows on Google Reader in Firefox 3.1/3.5 Betas


Does anybody else get these? When you navigate to your labels or subscriptions using keyboard shortcuts, the highlighted item in this modal window thing has a text “shadow” or duplicate sitting ten pixels over to the left. It’s been bothering me for a while now and I can’t find anybody else talking about it. I guess I’m supposed to file a bug?

3 Responses to “Weird Text Shadows on Google Reader in Firefox 3.1/3.5 Betas”

  1. greefea says:

    Yes, I’m having the same problem and was wondering whether my recent tinkering with .fonts.conf caused it. 

    BTW, love the design of your blog, aesthetically done.

  2. Jay says:

    Thanks greefea.

    I’m getting this problem in Windows too, however, so I don’t think it’s a Linux thing. I don’t know if Google Reader does any text-shadow CSS stuff, but if they do, it might be that the Firefox betas are rendering it incorrectly. I’d be surprised if they haven’t caught it by this point though.

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