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Different list of plugin between root and user

RESOLVED EXPIRED

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Core
Plug-ins
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trivial
RESOLVED EXPIRED
14 years ago
12 years ago

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(Reporter: antonio montagnani, Assigned: Peter Lubczynski)

Tracking

Trunk
x86
Linux
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Description

14 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20030918
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20030918

I upgraded from Java beta to last release.I made the new link to the new java
plugin.The old Java was disinstalled
When I list the plug-ins as root I see both the old Java plugin and the new one,
while as user I see only the new Java plugin

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1.Help/About plug-ins
2.
3.

Actual Results:  
Wron list as root

Expected Results:  
make the correct list

Comment 1

14 years ago
the plugin shouldn't show up anywhere if it's really uninstalled.  look in
/root/.mozilla/
(Reporter)

Comment 2

14 years ago
where?? in which file??? I see only appreg and pluginreg.dat.

How do I read these files???

Tnx

Antonio

Comment 3

14 years ago
if you've run Mozilla as root, there should at least be a profile directory for
root.  I thought root might also have its own "plugin" directory.  You might
clobber root's pluginreg.dat and try restarting Mozilla.
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Last Resolved: 12 years ago
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