Still having firefox problems -- FIXED!
alan at clueserver.org
Wed Mar 12 18:10:16 UTC 2008
> Ok try uninstalling xulrunner then run
> rm -rf $libdir/xulrunner/dictionaries
> And then try reinstall xulrunner.. This worked for me..
> Hope you get it sorted
Finally fixed it.
It took a wee bit of slash and burn to do it.
rpm -e --allmatches --nodeps xulrunner xulrunner-devel
rpm -e --allmatches --nodeps --noscripts firefox
rm -r /usr/lib/xul*
rm -r /usr/lib64/xul*
yum install xulerunner xulrunner-devel
yum install firefox
But it least it fixed it...
> On Wed, Mar 12, 2008 at 5:12 PM, Bryn M. Reeves <breeves at redhat.com>
>> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE-----
>> Hash: SHA1
>> Alan wrote:
>> > I have something munged up and I am not certain how to fix it other
>> > reinstall when the beta comes out.
>> > When I try and run firefox from a shell I get the error:
>> > Error: Platform version '1.9b4pre' is not compatible with
>> > minVersion >= 1.9b5pre
>> > maxVersion <= 1.9b5pre
>> Check what versions of firefox you now have installed:
>> rpm -q firefox
>> When I hit this, I found I had 3 separate versions in the RPM db (due to
>> earlier update failures because of the xulrunner directory-to-symlink
>> change which has already been discussed at length on this list).
>> Remove all of these packages - rpm -e or yum remove should work fine,
>> although you may need to use --noscripts here as one of the package
>> triggers was failing (using rm instead of rm -f to delete a file that
>> did not exist) for me.
>> Then re-install xulrunner making sure that it completed correctly
>> without any cpio errors and then you can re-install firefox.
>> -----BEGIN PGP SIGNATURE-----
>> Version: GnuPG v1.4.7 (GNU/Linux)
>> Comment: Using GnuPG with Fedora - http://enigmail.mozdev.org
>> -----END PGP SIGNATURE-----
>> fedora-test-list mailing list
>> fedora-test-list at redhat.com
>> To unsubscribe:
> fedora-test-list mailing list
> fedora-test-list at redhat.com
> To unsubscribe:
More information about the test