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Debian: is changing permissions to use firefox acceptable?
    #3661797 - 01/22/05 11:06 AM (17 years, 10 months ago)

i installed firefox with the standard "apt-get install mozilla-firefox" command.
I was not able to run firefox with any user accounts, only root.
I changed the permissions to "read write & exec" for "user group & others" and it works just fine.

Is this alright?
Should I have done something else?

thanks


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Re: Debian: is changing permissions to use firefox acceptable? [Re: sherm]
    #3662360 - 01/22/05 07:46 PM (17 years, 10 months ago)

Which release of debian (/etc/debian_version) are you running? And did you check the BTS?


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Re: Debian: is changing permissions to use firefox acceptable? [Re: delta9]
    #3662481 - 01/22/05 08:34 PM (17 years, 10 months ago)

3.1
I couldn't find anything in the bts


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Re: Debian: is changing permissions to use firefox acceptable? [Re: sherm]
    #3662602 - 01/22/05 09:10 PM (17 years, 10 months ago)

Did you try reconfiguring firefox? Might be a profiles thing... I don't see anything in the BTS about it, either.


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