firefox 0.9 does not work

Franz Klammer klammer at
Thu Jun 17 00:32:27 PDT 2004

Joe Marcus Clarke wrote:
> On Wed, 2004-06-16 at 16:41, Joe Kelsey wrote:
>>I just upgraded firefox 0.8 to firefox 0.9 and now I cannot even start
>>the browser!  The first time it started, it came up with a configuration
>>box, and I let it go with the "upgrade from 0.8" box checked (although I
>>cannot remember the exact wording...).  Since then, whenever I type
>>"firefox", it pauses briefly and eventually exits with no messages
>>printed out at all.  I tried reinstalling with -DWITH_LOGGING on the
>>make command line, but that has not changed the behavior.
>>So, currently I have no access to firefox, whereas I used to get
>>wonderful service.  How do I get it to print anything at all at me
>>during loading so I can get some idea where it fails and attempt to fix
>>whatever has happened?
> You should have read UPDATING, ports@, or my commit message.

as i updated firefox /usr/X11R6/firefox-config was
a symlink to the non-existing file

if it is so then please korrekt this symlink to
/usr/X11R6/lib/firefox/bin/firefox-config and
it should (hopefully) work for you.

maybe you must still start it as root the first time.


> Joe

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