Sudden inability to access or open firebox

Karl Auer kauer at biplane.com.au
Fri Mar 6 17:56:15 UTC 2009


On Fri, 2009-03-06 at 10:38 -0700, allen meyers wrote:
> For no reason I can ascertain Firebox suddenly refuses to open, hence
> inability to search, or get to g.mail. Guess I am fortunate to have
> evolution. At any rate since I cannot delete and reinstall Firebox is
> there a repair capability. If so please advise or offer options.
> Thanks again

There was a recent firefox upgrade which required a restart of firefox.
It's quite common after such upgrades to be unable to open new firefox
windows - either they don't open at all, or you get mysterious error
dialogues.

Have you closed all open firefox windows? As a last resort you could log
out of X and log in again to make certain. Then try again.

Regards, K.

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