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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0002628NetSurfFramebuffer-specificpublic2019-02-16 09:01
ReporterLonnie Cumberland 
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PlatformLinuxOSUbuntuOS Version18.04
Product Version3.8 
Target VersionFixed in Version 
Summary0002628: running nsfb always give error

I have been following the build instructions for the netsurf which compiles and even runs the nsgtk with no problems, but when I compile and run the nsfb I get and error:

~/dev-netsurf/workspace/netsurf$ ./nsfb
Message translations failed to load
Unable to initialise framebuffer

Steps To ReproduceTo reproduce this, I followed:


To build the framebuffer front end, you could do:

  $ make TARGET=framebuffer
  $ ./nsfb
Additional InformationAlso followed:

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duplicate of 0002616closedVincent Sanders netsurf-fb warns about missing Messages 

Vincent Sanders


Vincent Sanders (administrator)

duplicate of 2616 will be addressed there

-Issue History
Date Modified Username Field Change
2018-11-14 10:36 Lonnie Cumberland New Issue
2019-02-16 09:00 Vincent Sanders Relationship added duplicate of 0002616
2019-02-16 09:01 Vincent Sanders Status new => closed
2019-02-16 09:01 Vincent Sanders Resolution open => duplicate
2019-02-16 09:01 Vincent Sanders Note Added: 0001875
+Issue History