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Re: Firefox won't come up



On Mon, Jan 10, 2005 at 05:14:59PM -0500, Gregory Woodbury wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 10, 2005 at 02:07:17PM -0500, Phil Schaffner wrote:
> > On Mon, 2005-01-10 at 12:37 -0500, Gregory Woodbury wrote:
> > > On Mon, Jan 10, 2005 at 06:03:58PM +0100, Kyrre Ness Sjobak wrote:
> > > > Stupid question: Did you try starting it from a terminal?
> > > 
> > > Not a stupid question, but, yes, I did try from a terminal as well as
> > > the icon and menus.
> > 
> > When your run from the terminal, does it terminate immediately?  Have
> > seen cases where plugins, Java being particularly problematic, make a
> > browser silently die.  Check what's
> > in /usr/lib/firefox-1.0/plugins/ /usr/lib/mozilla/plugins/ or
> > ~/.mozilla/plugins and try removing (or moving everything out of the
> > way) except /usr/lib/firefox-1.0/plugins/libnullplugin.so and see if it
> > runs.
> 
> No plugins (fresh install) and it keeps racking up cpu time and does not
> terminate in 10+ minutes.

Turning off IPv6 (alias net-pf-10 off) in modprobe.conf and rebooting
allows firefox to run (quite well!)

So I'll preceed to bugzilla now.

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G.Wolfe Woodbury     `- -'
RHCT                   U
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