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Old 07-26-2004, 09:27 PM   #16
davidbalt
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This script works great - for the newbies out there, you just have to copy and paste the listing above into a file (for total newbies, you could try K Menu->run command... "kedit /usr/local/firefox/firefox-agent.sh")

Paste the listing, check for obvious problems (when I pasted it, I ended up with some garbage characters at the end, presumably from the formatting on the page), save it.

Then drop to a terminal and chmod a+x /usr/local/firefox/firefox-agent.sh

Then K Menu -> Preferences -> Preferred Applications -> Web Browser
and enter
/usr/local/firefox/firefox-agent.sh %s
and close.

It should work! (at least, it does for me)
 
Old 08-12-2004, 01:15 AM   #17
FreakboY
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is there any way to keep the window position/size when you run the script!??
because i like to have it maximized when i run the script!

btw, nice script thanks!
 
Old 08-12-2004, 12:37 PM   #18
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You could set your homepage to a local html file which resizes and positions the window before forwarding you to your real homepage.
 
  


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