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Old 01-28-2004, 08:46 PM   #1
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Running Mozilla as root, crazy error?

I can run Mozilla just fine as any user except root. Running it from the console as root produces this:

INTERNAL ERROR on Browser End: No manager for initializing factory?

System error?:: Success

I have no idea on this.. Also, this is in the wake of installing (thanks to a LQ member's advice) blackdown's version of jre.
Old 01-29-2004, 03:21 AM   #2
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Is there any reason you need mozilla as root? If not, DON'T! Running software as root is a security risk.


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