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Solved)Firefox and Thunderbird, will not open in Mint 17 KDE

Postby magump on Wed Jun 25, 2014 8:38 am

Just installed new version two days ago. This morning I am unable to open FF or Tbird. Had to install Opera to access web. Any suggestions? Never had this problem before.
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Re: Firefox and Thunderbird, will not open in Mint 17 KDE

Postby seeley on Wed Jun 25, 2014 9:52 am

Hi!
Maybe Konsole
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dmesg

gives you a hint
or start them from a Konsole.
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Re: Firefox and Thunderbird, will not open in Mint 17 KDE

Postby magump on Wed Jun 25, 2014 11:37 am

Thanks, seeley for the quick response. Everything seems to work fine now and here is what I did: I reinstalled FF which did not work. I uninstalled FF, reinstalled it, no luck. Then with your posting, started FF via command line which started FF. Then I was able to start both FF and Tbird even after rebooting. Not sure what the problem was but seems to be ok now. We can consider this thread closed for now.
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Re: Firefox and Thunderbird, will not open in Mint 17 KDE

Postby seeley on Wed Jun 25, 2014 11:47 am

Hi magump!
Glad to read that.
Please edit your original post by adding [Solved] to the subject line.
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Re: Firefox and Thunderbird, will not open in Mint 17 KDE

Postby seeley on Wed Jun 25, 2014 1:26 pm

Hi magump!
Thank you for reacting to my post, but if you have 2 -3 minues, please read chapter 7 (-> see signature, my help), request.
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