8.10 freezing a lot more recently.

NoOp glgxg at sbcglobal.net
Thu Apr 16 01:55:16 UTC 2009

On 04/15/2009 09:31 AM, Steve Cook wrote:

> NoOp wrote:

>> In that case, I'd recommend trying prefbar[1] and setting the 'User 
>> Agent' to IE WinXP. That will temporarily 'spoof' the UA so that the 
>> site thinks it is talking to IE. If she can use Fx from her Windows 
>> machine, then she should be able to use it from your linux machine.
>> If you have a link to the sight (one that does not require a
>> password), then it should be fairly easy to see what the browser is
>> sniffing for.
>> [1] http://prefbar.mozdev.org/
> I was going to suggest https://addons.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/addon/59
> which has help me in the past.

Prefbar provides many more options; ability to turn on/off flash,
javascript, java, cookies, etc., etc. It's the first addon that I
install to any new Fx or SeaMonkey install.

Manuel Reimer - the author has done an excellent job of keeping this up
to date and maintained; even works on my alpha and beta versions of

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