LinuxQuestions.org
Latest LQ Deal: Linux Power User Bundle
Go Back   LinuxQuestions.org > Forums > Linux Forums > Linux - Software
User Name
Password
Linux - Software This forum is for Software issues.
Having a problem installing a new program? Want to know which application is best for the job? Post your question in this forum.

Notices


Reply
  Search this Thread
Old 09-16-2003, 05:46 PM   #1
Pwcca
Member
 
Registered: Jan 2003
Location: Florida, USA
Distribution: Slackware
Posts: 169

Rep: Reputation: 30
Mozilla bookmarks across platforms


Ok, i'm using MozillaFirebird and i'm trying to get my bookmarks to sync between my Windows98 and Linux installs. I thought i would just ln -s them but I can't figure out exactly how Mozilla stores bookmarks under windows. Anyone know how to do this? I want to be able to store bookmarks and access them from win98 and linux environments.
 
Old 09-17-2003, 04:23 AM   #2
EyesOnly
Member
 
Registered: Aug 2003
Location: The Netherlands
Distribution: SlackWare
Posts: 202

Rep: Reputation: 30
When using mozilla firebird on W2K/XP, your profile is stored in

C:\Documents and Settings\<name of your profile>\Application Data\Phoenix\Profiles\

in this profiles dir there is probably a dir called default. enter this one, then there is a folder whit some kind of whack name like gr589jdw.slt in this folder your settings are stored. your bookmarks are in bookmarks.html

Dunno about win98. probably somewhere in the windows dir. You should search for a dir called Phoenix.

I have used mozilla 1.3 on both windows and linux, and I just copied this complete folder with my settings from windows to linux, so the settings are the same. However,I didn't sucseed in letting them use the same folders, since windows uses \ while linux uses / in path names, so the config files didn't work. But maybe whit some work it can be done.
 
  


Reply


Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Mozilla bookmarks JabberWalkie Linux - Software 1 06-04-2005 01:00 PM
mozilla bookmarks.. miguetoo Linux - Software 5 08-14-2004 11:56 PM
mozilla bookmarks rilians Linux - General 2 07-24-2004 09:14 PM
Mozilla Bookmarks nocturnal Linux - Software 1 05-21-2003 10:58 AM
Mozilla and bookmarks? mikeshn Linux - Hardware 1 07-13-2002 10:43 AM


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 08:46 PM.

Main Menu
Advertisement
My LQ
Write for LQ
LinuxQuestions.org is looking for people interested in writing Editorials, Articles, Reviews, and more. If you'd like to contribute content, let us know.
Main Menu
Syndicate
RSS1  Latest Threads
RSS1  LQ News
Twitter: @linuxquestions
Facebook: linuxquestions Google+: linuxquestions
Open Source Consulting | Domain Registration