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FS#19299 - Firefox needs system restart after theme change.

Attached to Project: Arch Linux
Opened by Amitav (amitavmohanty01) - Friday, 30 April 2010, 12:55 GMT
Last edited by Ionut Biru (wonder) - Saturday, 01 May 2010, 12:43 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture x86_64
Severity Low
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


After I wear a new persona in Firefox, it is unable to restart. Starting it from the command line does not help or yield any messages to look for clues. After a restart, it works fine.

Additional info:
* package version(s): Namoroka 3.6.3

Steps to reproduce:
1. Wear a new persona in Firefox and restart Firefox to let it take effect.
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Closed by  Ionut Biru (wonder)
Saturday, 01 May 2010, 12:43 GMT
Reason for closing:  Upstream
Additional comments about closing:  just add in edit->preferences->security exceptions the default addon sites, and i?id=506446
Comment by Ionut Biru (wonder) - Friday, 30 April 2010, 13:32 GMT
that's something with the profile. i noticed myself but it works fine in a new profile
Comment by Amitav (amitavmohanty01) - Saturday, 01 May 2010, 06:26 GMT
Well initially I also thought may be I should report it upstream; but when I updated Firefox on Gentoo I had no issues with personas without any profile change. So, I am guessing it is Arch specific issue.
Comment by Ionut Biru (wonder) - Saturday, 01 May 2010, 09:20 GMT
here is the bug that made my personas not work:

basically i didn't had and in exceptions.

if that doesn't work, something similar to this: