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Old 08-01-2009, 04:07 PM   #1
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Firefox Cleaner

A very simple tip to clean and organize firefox's database.
Just run this script, with firefox closed.

cd ~/.mozilla/firefox/*.default;
for i in *.sqlite; do sqlite3 $i vacuum; done;
To run this script it's needed sqlite:
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Old 08-01-2009, 05:02 PM   #2
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Firefox Edit>Preferences>Privacy >Check clear history when Firefox closes

You can install the Better Privacy extension to remove flash cookies and temp files.
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In general cleaning terms, there's bleachbit and fslint, both python programs which clean the system of supposedly unneeded files, including those in ~/.mozilla.


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