mozilla-https-everywhere causes Firefox to freeze up regularly

Andre Robatino robatino at
Sat Nov 19 09:33:18 UTC 2011

Andre Robatino <robatino <at>> writes:

> I noticed that even after doing this, under Tools/Add-ons/Extensions, HTTPS
> Everywhere was listed. I clicked "Disable", and don't remember if I restarted
> Firefox, but when I checked again, the extension was not listed anymore. The
> browser seems stable again.

After reinstalling mozilla-https-everywhere and restarting Firefox, it seems to
be working without freezing the browser anymore, so there was probably some crud
in ~/.mozilla that got cleaned out somehow by the above process.

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