[arch-general] Firefox on Arch - crash on exit

Damien Churchill damoxc at gmail.com
Mon Jul 20 03:45:20 EDT 2009

2009/7/20 Dario <carotinobg at yahoo.it>:
> Hi!
> In data lunedì 20 luglio 2009 06:48:00, Tim Gelter ha scritto:
>> "Firefox is already running, but is not responding. To open a new
>> window, you must first close the existing Firefox process, or restart
>> your system."
> Mmm I remember something like this happening on Windows (*cough*) machines at
> school. The solution was to clear the hidden Application Data (or what is
> called) folder under Documents and Settings. Here probably is something like a
> lock file, I think.
> Ciao!
> Carotinho
> Chiacchiera con i tuoi amici in tempo reale!
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In ~/.config/mozilla/firefox/[profile] there will be 2 files, "lock"
and ".parent_lock" that need to be removed, at least those are the
offending 2 when this has happened to me.

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