Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 86135
Mozilla fails to start with multiple user profiles
Last modified: 2007-04-18 12:52:00 EDT
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User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.0.1) Gecko/20020830
Description of problem:
Attempting to start Mozilla fails if there are multiple user profiles.The select
profile window opens but it is not possible to select a user and then start
Mozilla. With one user the profile window does not open and Mozilla runs. This
was tried on both a new installation and an upgrade from 8.0 with identical
results. The problem does not appear in 8.0.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
Steps to Reproduce:
1.Setup a user profile other than default in Mozilla
2.Attempt to start Mozilla
Actual Results: Progress beyond the select profile window is impossible as the
profile appears not to select properly
Expected Results: Mozilla should start with the selected profile.
Red Hat apologizes that these issues have not been resolved yet. We do want to
make sure that no important bugs slip through the cracks.
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