Sudden inability to access or open firebox

Allen Meyers texas.chef94 at
Fri Mar 6 18:12:18 UTC 2009

On Fri, Mar 6, 2009 at 10:56 AM, Karl Auer <kauer at> wrote:

> 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.

Log out X and log in again worked. Thank you so much

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Allen Meyers
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The ability to comfortably use a computer is directly proportional to desire
to listen, learn, and experiment, and is inversely proportional to the fear,
anger, and stubbornness that you show.
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