Firefox - Unexpected response from server
albertwagner at cox.net
Mon Mar 5 19:10:27 UTC 2007
Albert Wagner wrote:
> Alex Janssen wrote:
>> For some time now I've endured these messages, "Firefox doesn't know how
>> to communicate with the server." from Firefox when trying to load secure
>> pages with the HTTPS protocol. I was able to boot Firefox before loading
>> such a page to get it to load properly, but now, even that fails after
>> the most recent updates of today. Can anybody enlighten me as to how to
>> fix this.
> FWIW, I selected re-install Firefox in Synaptic, waited for the
> reinstallation, then shutdown any/all open copies of Firefox and
> restarted Firefox. Firefox now works as it did before, properly handling
> https sites.
I spoke too soon. Firefox still fails on https. Sometimes shutting it
down and starting it again allows it to accept https links from
thunderbird. Best I can say now is that it's intermittent. And there
WAS/IS something wrong with the updates of the last of February.
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