User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.9.1b2pre) Gecko/20081026 Minefield/3.1b2pre Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.9.1b2pre) Gecko/20081026 Minefield/3.1b2pre When I close Minefield via the "x" button and try to start it up again I get an error that says There is already an instance of FireFox running and must be closed. I have to manually identify the processes and send the kill signal to them before i'm able to run firefox or minefield again. Reproducible: Sometimes Steps to Reproduce: 1.Close Minefield 2.Open FireFox 3.1 3. Actual Results: see Details Expected Results: FireFox or Minefield should start This error has occurred when running Ubuntu (gnome desktop) and Xubuntu (Xfce desktop) on the most recent Linux kernel
I have seen this several times, with several platforms. Will mark DUPEME for now until it can be found.
Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.9.2a1pre) Gecko/20090329 Minefield/3.6a1pre ID:20090329031116 Reproducible: >95% of the time Steps to reproduce: 1. Use System Monitor to verify no running instance 2. Launch Minefield (from K menu | from ~/firefox/firefox ) 3. Quit Minefield ( by File|Quit or x in corner) 4. Launch Minefield as 2. 5. Error box reports an already runn9ng process 6. Verify with System Monitor.
Mozilla/5.0 (X11; U; Linux i686; en-US; rv:1.9.2a1pre) Gecko/20090403 Minefield/3.6a1pre ID:20090403030843 Upgraded to Jaunty and I haven't seen the bug since. Minefield is now my browser of choice
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, http://support.mozilla.com/en-US/kb/managing+profiles, 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: DUPEME → [CLOSEME 2010-11-01]
Status: RESOLVED > WORKSFORME
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → WORKSFORME
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