Firefox crashing when accessing an SSL-secured web site
pocallaghan at gmail.com
Tue Jul 6 19:31:37 UTC 2010
On Tue, 2010-07-06 at 19:39 +0200, Felix Schwarz wrote:
> Am 06.07.2010 16:11, schrieb Patrick O'Callaghan:
> >> since two days I have the problem that I can not use Firefox
> >> (3.6.4-1.fc13.x86_64) anymore as it will crash as soon as I visit any
> >> SSL-secured web site . I'm NOT using any non-free plugins like Adobe
> >> Flash.
> > Free plugins can also be buggy. Always run FF in safe mode before
> > deciding that plugins are not at fault.
> sorry, maybe I was not clear enough when I wrote: "I even reinstalled
> firefox and created a new system user to check if this was dependend on
> my profile but it was not."
Instead of reinstalling it you could run "rpm -V firefox" to see if
anything had changed.
> So yes, I started Firefox with 'firefox -safe-mode' and the browser
> still crashes. Using the safe mode basically rules out plugins as a
> source of my problems, right?
Yes, but that's not what you said earlier. Never mind.
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