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Borderless <textarea> before WikiEditor loads results in FOUC in Firefox+Ubuntu.
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Description

If you don't specify a border on a textarea in Firefox+Ubuntu it picks up system default styles(!) including border radius, margin, padding and background color:

As soon as a border rule is added these all disappear:

The above style is shown momentarily on the edit textarea before WikiEditor loads, and permanently if WikiEditor is not enabled:

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Event Timeline

Esanders created this task.May 27 2016, 2:44 PM
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Change 291250 had a related patch set uploaded (by Esanders):
Fix system styling issue with textarea's in Firefox Linux

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/291250

Jdforrester-WMF renamed this task from Borderless textarea before WikiEditor loads results in FOUC in Firefox+Ubuntu. to Borderless <textarea> before WikiEditor loads results in FOUC in Firefox+Ubuntu..May 27 2016, 5:33 PM
Jdforrester-WMF closed this task as Resolved.
Jdforrester-WMF assigned this task to Esanders.
Jdforrester-WMF triaged this task as Low priority.
Jdforrester-WMF set the point value for this task to 1.

Change 291250 merged by jenkins-bot:
Avoid system styling issue of <textarea>s in Firefox Linux

https://gerrit.wikimedia.org/r/291250

happy5214 moved this task from Backlog to Closed on the WikiEditor board.Aug 4 2019, 11:35 AM