System locking up

NoOp glgxg at
Thu Sep 22 20:20:57 UTC 2011

On 09/22/2011 06:48 AM, Dotan Cohen wrote:
> On Tue, Sep 20, 2011 at 23:43, Ric Moore <wayward4now at> wrote:
>> Export everything safely, then remove firefox ~totally~. Re install it.
>> Should work.
> Oh, I remember Windows!
> I understood that in Linux-bases OSes instead of reinstalling one
> should simply erase $HOME/.app instead of reinstalling, as a reinstall
> will just install what is already there.
> In any case, there is no way to export the Firefox tags, which is a
> feature that I use heavily. Otherwise I would have started with a
> clean ~/.mozilla long ago.

Works for me. I just tested FF(U)6.0.2. Exported (Backup) to a temp
folder, then imported the json file (Restore), and the tags were
imported with the bookmarks just fine. You can test the same by creating
a test profile, add a few tags, backup & then restore.

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