edgy: firefox/epiphany ssl issues
justin at kelly.org.au
Thu Sep 14 02:22:45 UTC 2006
tried your suggestions but it didnt work,
so i re-enabled the dapper repo uninstalled firefox/epiphany and then
installed the dapper versions of both
not the best option - was looking forward to using firefox 'bon echo'
but at least i can use the internet now :)
thanks for you help
On 9/14/06, Constantine Evans <constantine at evanslabs.org> wrote:
> This is a problem with the upgrade. I had it, and fixed the problem by
> purging and reinstalling firefox (epiphany depends on firefox for nearly
> everything). To do so, you can use the following commands:
> sudo dpkg -P --force-all firefox
> sudo apt-get install firefox
> Ignore the dependency warnings, since you will be reinstalling firefox
> It might be that the problem could be fixed by simply reinstalling
> firefox without purging, but I purged first anyway. If you have the
> time, you might want to see if "sudo apt-get install --reinstall
> firefox" solves the problem first, and report your findings here.
> Justin Kelly wrote:
> > Hi All,
> > ive just added the edgy repo to my dapper install and upgraded most of
> > the gnome desktop related packages (mainly in order to get evolution
> > 2.8)
> > all went well till i tried to use the edgy verions of firefox and epiphany
> > if i browse to any site thats got an ssl certificate i get the below
> > message and cant use that webpage
> > ##### gmail exmaple ######
> > "www.google.com" requires an encrypted connection.
> > The document could not be loaded because encryption support is not installed.
> > #####################
> > ive installed all the ssl/encryption packages that i think are related
> > but to no avail.
> > note: konqueror and opera(from the dapper repo) work fine
> > Does anyone know what needs to be installed/configured to make ssl
> > websites work in firefox on edgy?
> > Any help would be greatly appreciated
> > Cheers
> > Justin
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