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FireFox dosent work on N900 with Maemo 5

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Hi. Im trying to install Firefox to my new N900 with Maemo 5 in it.

Firefox worked like 10 minutes. Tried to install some featuerd addons to it, and then it started lagging and finally not work.

So I uninstalled Firefox and all program around it. Re-install again, restarted the cellphone.

And now when im trying to start Firefox, it dosent even pop up a window.

So I deleted it again, restarted phone, re-install again. And still nothing happens when im trying to start it. I even made it to default browser. Still dosent work... I want to use Firefox.... help?


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When you uninstalled, did you remove "Mozilla Runtime" as well?

Honestly, I have not heard about this problem before. Usually, the worse that is needed is a restart, but you say that doesn't work either.

How did you make it the default browser?

Where are you installing Firefox from?

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Yes. I uninstalled the runtime appplication too. I maded FF to default browser with a browser application called "browser switchboard". Ofc I tried to uninstall that too. Still dosent work. Hoping for a update of FF or a adjustment tip now... Thank you anyway.

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me too,same thing!!

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Me too, odd bit about uninstalling is that FF fails to uninstall first time but does on 2nd attempt every time. Mozilla runtime uninstalls ok 1st time.

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The same for me, firefox crashes at start, it doesnt even pop up a window.

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This might be caused by a problem with an add-on. Try typing "fennec -safe-mode" into the "X Terminal" application. If that works, then you can go into the Firefox add-ons manager and disable extensions until you find the one that is causing the problem.