On Sun, 08 Dec 2013 09:21:37 -0700, Kevin Fenzi wrote:
On Sun, 8 Dec 2013 16:15:54 +0000 (UTC)
Beartooth <beartooth(a)comcast.net> wrote:
> Running Fedora 18 with xfce4, clicking on "web" often starts
> a launch which then dies, without ever getting to a site.
> The link for "web" leads to the Epiphany site; I have no clue
> why Fedora doesn't call it by its name.
> What could be causing these failures?? And what can I do
> about it?
Well, if you installed via the or yum groupinstall the web
browser should point to 'midori'.
Xfce spin maybe; I don't recall. Not yum groupinstall, anyway.
But it has been a long fight (see elsewhere on this list) between Firefox
(which I kept getting) and Dillo (which I wanted).
Try running it from a terminal? Is there any error output?
btth@Hbsk3 ~]$ web &
[btth@Hbsk3 ~]$ bash: web: command not found
+ Exit 127 web
[btth@Hbsk3 ~]$ epiphany &
[btth@Hbsk3 ~]$ ** Message: console message: http://goodies.xfce.org/lib/
exe/js.php?tseed=1371413028 @24: ReferenceError: Can't find variable:
None of that tells me anything; I hope it does you.
Beartooth Staffwright, Neo-Redneck Not Quite Clueless Power User
Remember I have precious (very precious!) little idea where up is.