User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; PPC Mac OS X Mach-O; en-US; rv:22.214.171.124) Gecko/20070309 Firefox/126.96.36.199 Build Identifier: See and/or reopen bug 378192. Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Install FF 188.8.131.52 on the Vista machine in question 2. 3. Actual Results: Can't open firefox. Error as given in other bug.
do you get the same error message or do you get the error message "The program must close to allow a previous installation attempt to complete" can you try to do the following steps from http://kb.mozillazine.org/Browser_will_not_start_up#.22The_program_must_close_to_allow_a_previous_installation_attempt_to_complete._Please_restart..22 from "The program must close to allow a previous installation attempt to complete. Please restart" and ""Error opening file for writing..." on Vista" ?
Version: unspecified → 2.0 Branch
I get both. I've yet to get it to start, and any reinstallation attempts without first removing xpicleanup.exe result in the message given in the other bug. It's a client's machine; I'll have her try the fix, and if that fails I'll go test it myself.
The installer portion of this bug should now be fixed on the trunk by the checkin of bug 369221. As for the first run error that would be a Product=Core Component=XPInstall Installer bug
11 years ago
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 11 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 369221
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