Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 131791
Where did my bookmarks go?
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:10:48 EST
Description of problem:
I did a 'yum update' this morning and rebooted. When I started up
Mozilla, I noticed that my selected fonts were back to the default.
Also, my bookmarks were back to the default as well.
All those neat web sites that I was meaning to get back too - some
Unless someone knows where they are squirreled away..
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Looking in the Help->About, I see Epiphany 1.3.8 (!!)
Maybe there is hope. Just need to find plain old Mozilla ?
I wish it wasn't reproducible.
Steps to Reproduce:
1. yum update
3. login (su; bring up inactive network; exit)
5. Click on Mozilla icon on task bar
New browser with reset default preferences
At least, my old bookmarks.
[root@hoho2 ~]# date
Sat Sep 4 11:17:27 CDT 2004
[root@hoho2 ~]# cat /proc/version
Linux version 2.6.8-1.541smp (firstname.lastname@example.org) (gcc
version 3.4.1 20040831 (Red Hat 3.4.1-10)) #1 SMP Wed Sep 1 18:15:33
OK, I guess the Fedora package gods decreed that we should try (test)
the latest Epiphany. OK
To go back to good old Mozilla, the easiest way (provided you find out
how), is to use the
Ahh - my long lost Bookmarks are there
Works for Me