[kde-freebsd] qt-webkit html forms issue

Raphael Kubo da Costa rakuco at FreeBSD.org
Wed Nov 19 23:55:30 UTC 2014

Brock Williams <brock at cottonwoodcomputer.com> writes:

> Just re-built a couple qt apps with the new 5.3.2 ports and noticed an
> odd issue. When you use a form in a web page via QtWebKit, select
> boxes pop up a new window with the selections instead of the normal
> way a select box works. Anyone have any idea why this may be and how
> to fix it? I tried a couple different desktop environments just to
> make sure it wasn't something there. All other form controls look
> normal. Here is what it looks like using the fancybrowser qt example:

Ack. We shouldn't be installing libplatformplugin.so, which provides an
example custom implementation of comboboxes that cause this problem.

I will try to fix this tomorrow, meanwhile you can remove
libplatformplugin.so from /usr/local/lib/qt5/plugins/webkit.

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