Firefox 3: how to avoid offline mode startup ?
pubmb.bco at pt.lu
Tue May 6 18:06:26 UTC 2008
On Monday 05 May 2008 12:11:07 Oliver Grawert wrote:
> Am Montag, den 05.05.2008, 11:37 +0200 schrieb Bruno Costacurta:
> > Hello,
> > my firefox 3 (version 3 beta 5) allways start in the offline mode.
> > I switch to online mode (via menu File) but setup is not saved.
> > Probably a problem link with the beta status of version 3.
> > However maybe there is already a work around or solution ?
> network manager rules the on/offline modes for most apps now, make sure
> its showing online status and apps like firefox and evolution will get
> that info to operate in online mode.
Indeed the network manager was off (I connected via another wireless manager).
I turned it on and now Firefox detects correctly the online status.
Note: however this link between Firefox and the network manager sounds
strange, no ?
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