Firefox 3.0 aggravations

Wulfy wulfmann at
Thu Jun 19 06:23:47 UTC 2008

NoOp wrote:
> On 06/18/2008 07:06 PM, Wulfy wrote:
>> I just upgraded to FF3.  My problem is every time I start the browser, 
>> it starts in off-line mode, even though I've unticked "work offline" on 
>> the file menu.  I can find no other way to tell the browser I'm *always* 
>> online!  any ideas?
> You might want to have a look at:
> <quote>
> Linux and Unix
>         * Users on a PPP connection (dialup or DSL) may find that
> Firefox always starts in "Offline" mode. Toggle File > Work Offline as a
> work around (bug 424626)
> </quote>
I found that but wondered if there was any other way...  there was a 
mention of Network Manager in another reference (which I didn't record 
:@( ) but that's not running on my Kubuntu setup.

A browser that can't connect through a PPP connection (without 
toggling)...  the mind doth boggle!



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