[argyllcms] Re: Firefox color managment?

  • From: "Hal V. Engel" <hvengel@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: argyllcms@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 27 Feb 2009 16:44:46 -0800

On Friday 27 February 2009 01:54:57 pm Leonard Evens wrote:
> On Fri, 2009-02-27 at 13:40 -0800, Hal V. Engel wrote:
> > On Thursday 26 February 2009 10:21:40 pm Lars Tore Gustavsen wrote:
> > > On Fri, Feb 27, 2009 at 4:33 AM, Leonard Evens
> > >
> > > <len@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > > > I am running firefox 3.06 under Fedora 9 Linux.
> > > >
> > > > Firefox 3 is supposed to have color managment.   There is an add-on
> > > > you add and then you can choose a display profile.   If you leave it
> > > > blank, you are supposed to get the system profile.   But I get
> > > > different results when specify the profile than when I leave it
> > > > blank.   (I compared the same image loaded into fire fox as a file
> > > > and using Eye of Gnome, which does use the system profile. they
> > > > looked different when the space was left blank and the same when the
> > > > path to the profile was specified.)
> > > >
> > > > Presumably, the problem is that the firefox add-on I  used doesn't
> > > > know where to look for the system profile under Linux.
> > > >
> > > > Any comments or suggestions or ideas about the matter?
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > --
> > > > Leonard Evens <len@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
> > > > Mathematics Department, Northwestern University
> > >
> > > Last time we discussed this Hal bug reported this.
> > > https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=462398
> > > So if nothing has changed you have to specify the profile under linux.
> > >
> > > Lars Tore Gustavsen
> >
> > The bug has been setting there for over 4 months now.  It is assigned to
> > Product "Core Graveyard" which I think means that the firefox developers
> > don't care one little bit if it gets fixed or not.  One way to perhaps
> > get this moving would be for users to vote for this so that it had a
> > higher vote total.
> >
> > Hal
>
> How do I vote?

Follow the link to bugzilla and register and then vote.


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