User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007 Firebird/0.7 Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 5.1; en-US; rv:1.5) Gecko/20031007 Firebird/0.7 It would be very nice if Firebird supported the ability to run multiple Firebird processes (as an option). There are times when I'm doing some important bit of work on a web page (say, filling out a long and complicated form), and I want to eliminate the risk that navigating to another page in another browser window might cause me to lose the work I've done in the first. If, for example, the browser crashes or hangs due to a bug, or a bug in a plug-in kills the browser, or an OS resource limitation on a stressed machine causes browser problems, then I've lost my work in the original window. Being able to protect against that by launching an additional browser process can be a very handy thing. This is especially true while the browser is in early development, like now, but even once it's released it would continue to be useful. An extensible application like Firebird is at risk from 3rd party plugins, no matter how solid the Firebird code is. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. 2. 3.
set MOZ_NO_REMOTE=1 Set this environment variable in control panel-system (or in a batch file before running mozillafirebird.exe). After doing that, all attempts to start Firebird will open a new instance. This was implemented by bug 131805. But you can't use the same profile. This is bug 135137. -> marking as duplicate of bug 135137. *** This bug has been marked as a duplicate of 135137 ***
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 15 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Status: RESOLVED → VERIFIED
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