[Bug 598916] [NEW] First firefox launch after boot up is invisible (but sounds play from video app on one of the tabs)

Glenton Jelbert glenton.jelbert at gmail.com
Sat Jun 26 23:22:43 UTC 2010

Public bug reported:

Binary package hint: firefox

I booted up, clicked the firefox button and waited.  Nothing appeared to
happen (which has happened before), but this time it became apparent
that firefox *had* actually started, because the sounds from a FIFA
world cup highlights tab that had been open when I shut down began to

Pressing the firefox button again caused a new firefox session to open
as normal, but with the sound from the FIFA tab continuing until it

I went to the system monitor and shut down the firefox session with the
highest CPU usage, but it seemed to shut down all the firefox sessions.
I then restarted, and the same problem occurred.

ProblemType: Bug
DistroRelease: Ubuntu 10.04
Package: firefox 3.6.3+nobinonly-0ubuntu4
ProcVersionSignature: Ubuntu 2.6.32-22.36-generic
Uname: Linux 2.6.32-22-generic i686
Architecture: i386
CheckboxSubmission: c245bbe2358f671ec83b4ebf046a802a
CheckboxSystem: 1e8a26b69c24fde71cf39f7ba43d0b26
Date: Sun Jun 27 07:13:44 2010
 firefox 3.6.3+nobinonly-0ubuntu4
 firefox-gnome-support 3.6.3+nobinonly-0ubuntu4
 firefox-branding 3.6.3+nobinonly-0ubuntu4
 abroswer N/A
 abrowser-branding N/A
SourcePackage: firefox

** Affects: firefox (Ubuntu)
     Importance: Undecided
         Status: New

** Tags: apport-bug i386 lucid

First firefox launch after boot up is invisible (but sounds play from video app on one of the tabs)
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