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Sometimes Firefox Browser Crashes, sometimes a tab, sometimes flash

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  • Last reply by trekjunky

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A week since a fresh install of Linux, Latest firefox. Every stinking day something crashes. I never had this problem for a decade before. I think it is deliberate. Please stop!!!!

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Start Firefox in Safe Mode {web link}

A small dialog should appear. Click Start In Safe Mode (not Refresh). Is the problem still there?

While still in Safe Mode,

In the address bar, type about:crashes<enter>. Note: If any reports do not have BP- in front of the numbers/letters, click it to submit them.

The crash report is several pages of data. We need the report numbers to see the whole report.

Using your mouse, mark the most recent 7 - 10 Submitted crash reports, and copy them. Now go to the reply box and paste them in.


For more help on crash reports, see;

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Is there anything reported if you start Firefox via a terminal window?

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Look at ALL the crashes in the last 2 or 3 weeks No contact from developers as if they are ignoring me. is the culprit. I can't find the file in a terminal with find -depth -path . -iname* from the root directory. How do I fix this?

Modified by trekjunky