Cannot visit webpages when running under a Mac OS X Server Managed User




10 years ago
8 years ago


(Reporter: michaelkaye, Unassigned)


Firefox Tracking Flags

(Not tracked)


(Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2010-11-01], URL)



10 years ago
User-Agent:       Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; Intel Mac OS X 10_5_4; en-gb) AppleWebKit/525.18 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/3.1.2 Safari/525.20.1
Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Macintosh; U; Intel Mac OS X 10.5; en-GB; rv:1.9) Gecko/2008061004 Firefox/3.0

Install Firefox on a OS X Managed User Account. Firefox launches but then is unusable in that URL's can be entered but the page does not load. Selecting a page from history/bookmarks also does not work. Basically it is impossible to browse the web with Firefox.

Reproducible: Always

Steps to Reproduce:
1. Launch Firefox
2. Type in URL
3. Hit Enter
Actual Results: page loads

Expected Results:  
Page should load or at least attempt to load.

Comment 1

10 years ago
I think this had to do with network home directories and some SQLite issues, and has been mostly fixed in Firefox 3.0.1
Can you confirm that an update fixes the problem?
Link to "mozStorage chokes on databases over AFP":
This is a mass search for bugs which are in the Firefox General component, are
UNCO, have not been changed for 500 days and have an unspecified version. 

Reporter, can you please update to Firefox 3.6.10 or later, create a fresh profile,, and test again. If you still see the issue, please update this bug. If the issue is gone, please set the status to RESOLVED > WORKSFORME.
Whiteboard: [CLOSEME 2010-11-01]
No reply from reporter, INCOMPLETE. Please retest with Firefox 3.6.12 or later and a new profile ( If you continue to see this issue with the newest firefox and a new profile, then please comment on this bug.
Last Resolved: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → INCOMPLETE
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