Gentoo Logo
Gentoo Spaceship




Note: Due to technical difficulties, the Archives are currently not up to date. GMANE provides an alternative service for most mailing lists.
c.f. bug 424647
List Archive: gentoo-amd64
Navigation:
Lists: gentoo-amd64: < Prev By Thread Next > < Prev By Date Next >
Headers:
To: gentoo-amd64@g.o
From: Stuart Haas <stuart@...>
Subject: Re: Thunderbird - firefox links not opening
Date: Fri, 15 Jul 2005 11:12:49 -0400
Richard Freeman wrote:

>
> >Sorry - hate to self-reply, but I did obtain an additional puzzle piece
> >- thunderbird is indeed calling /usr/bin/firefox. I put a line in the
> >shell script to append a line to a log file each time it is run, and it
> >is in fact being run.
>
>
> And I hate to reply again, but I got it working.  See bug 97832.  The
> mozilla-launcher uses an environment variable passing the name of the
> program to be run, and doesn't unset it when it is done using it.  The
> value of this variable overrides the name of the executable that was
> called.  It was apparently set when I originally launched thunderbird,
> so when I ran firefox it was instead trying to talk to itself.

This problem just resurfaced with thunderbird 1.0.5.  I'm getting the
message when I click on a link:

/usr/libexec/mozilla-launcher: can't find the browser :-(

Stuart

-- 
Stuart Haas
stuart@...


-- 
gentoo-amd64@g.o mailing list


Replies:
Re: Thunderbird - firefox links not opening
-- Richard Freeman
Navigation:
Lists: gentoo-amd64: < Prev By Thread Next > < Prev By Date Next >
Previous by thread:
ldconfig breaks my system
Next by thread:
Re: Thunderbird - firefox links not opening
Previous by date:
ldconfig breaks my system
Next by date:
Re: ldconfig breaks my system


Updated Jun 17, 2009

Summary: Archive of the gentoo-amd64 mailing list.

Donate to support our development efforts.

Copyright 2001-2013 Gentoo Foundation, Inc. Questions, Comments? Contact us.