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Old 04-20-2005, 07:58 PM   #1
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firefox won't install extensions

I"m using Debian Sarge with the 2.6.8 Kernel. My firefox refuses to install any extensions. I hit the "install now" button but nothing happens. I don't get any error messages but when I restart firefox no extensions show up. I've tried both 1.0.2 and 1.0.3. Any one have any suggestions?
Old 04-21-2005, 05:04 AM   #2
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Have you tried starting firefox from a bash prompt to see if you get any errors on stderr?

You may want to try a fresh profile folder and see if that fixes it.


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