how to set default "home page" for all users in firefox
philipp at schoolnet.na
Thu Sep 6 22:33:51 BST 2007
Craig Szymanski schrieb:
> ----- "john" <lists.john at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I hope this is an easy one. I want to set the default home page for
>> all users in firefox. I looked through gconf-editor but I don't see
>> anything there that applies. Does anyone know how to do this?
> Basically just edit this file...
> sudo nano /etc/firefox/pref/firefox.js
> and add this...
> user_pref("browser.startup.homepage", "http://www.mydomain.com");
> If users on the system have already opened firefox and the ~/.mozilla/firefox/<random>.default/prefs.js file is already present then you will probably have to remove the profiles or somehow figure out how to put something in /etc/profile that will parse the prefs.js file it is exists and change the home page on logon.
> I have some other notes about this here...
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I did it like this: killall -q firefox-bin &
echo 'lockPref("app.update.enabled", false);
lockPref("browser.startup.homepage", "http://www.schoolnet.na/");' >
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