Bug 237187 - NS_ERROR_FAILURE dialog on startup or any new window
Summary: NS_ERROR_FAILURE dialog on startup or any new window
Alias: None
Product: Fedora
Classification: Fedora
Component: firefox
Version: rawhide
Hardware: All
OS: Linux
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Gecko Maintainer
QA Contact:
Depends On:
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2007-04-19 21:28 UTC by Thomas J. Baker
Modified: 2007-11-30 22:12 UTC (History)
1 user (show)

Fixed In Version:
Doc Type: Bug Fix
Doc Text:
Clone Of:
Last Closed: 2007-04-20 00:52:47 UTC
Type: ---

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screenshot of error dialog (19.13 KB, image/png)
2007-04-19 21:28 UTC, Thomas J. Baker
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Description Thomas J. Baker 2007-04-19 21:28:43 UTC
After yesterdays (4/18) rawhide updates, firefox displays an NS_ERROR_FAILURE
dialog when starting up and when opening a new window. Doesn't seem to affect
anything else. I've included a screen shot of the window. Exact version is

Comment 1 Thomas J. Baker 2007-04-19 21:28:43 UTC
Created attachment 153067 [details]
screenshot of error dialog

Comment 2 Christopher Aillon 2007-04-19 21:33:10 UTC
Same exact version works fine here, and nothing changed between -3 and -4 except
for the manpage.

A few things to try:

* Does `rpm -V firefox` turn up any differences?  If so, reinstalling the
package might help.

* Move your profile out of the way: `pkill firefox; mv .mozilla .mozbak;
firefox` to see if that fixes things.

Comment 3 Thomas J. Baker 2007-04-19 23:29:20 UTC
Moving my profile aside and starting fresh fixes the problem. Must be related to
an extension or something. 

Comment 4 Christopher Aillon 2007-04-20 00:52:47 UTC
Ah.  Hopefully you can figure out which one.  Closing since we don't ship the

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