[Bug 57923] Re: Opening firefox by clicking on links in thunderbird breaks https
Stephen D Kamm
s.kamm at sbcglobal.net
Sat Mar 3 12:59:33 UTC 2007
I am using Ubuntu 6.06 LTS desktop, 64-bit; updated as prompted by
My e-mail client is mozilla-thunderbird; firefox is selected as "Web
Browser" in "Preferred Applications".
After experiencing Bug #89023, I "Completely Removed" firefox (and
thunderbird) using Synaptic.
After re-booting, I installed firefox 1.5.dfsg+184.108.40.206-0ubuntu0.6.06.2
and mozilla-thunderbird 220.127.116.11-0ubuntu0.6.06. See details
Https function was restored in the case where firefox was already open,
however, in the case where firefox is closed, thunderbird is open, and I
click a link to an https site, the "Personal Security Manager" error
message referred above and in the initial Bug #89023 report appears.
I cannot open a link to https from within an e-mail unless firefox is
It appears that other browers, such as dillo and mozilla, work correctly
as "Preferred Application".
Opening firefox by clicking on links in thunderbird breaks https
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