Closed Bug 515040 Opened 13 years ago Closed 13 years ago
Firefox and Thunderbrid show an wrong errormessage if the program is started and the profile folder is not available
User-Agent: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.1; de; rv:126.96.36.199) Gecko/20090729 Firefox/3.5.2 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729) Build Identifier: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; Windows NT 6.1; de; rv:188.8.131.52) Gecko/20090729 Firefox/3.5.2 (.NET CLR 3.5.30729) If the profile folder is not available (but %AppData%\*\profiles.ini is) Firefox and Thunderbrid are showing the "The program is already running but not responding. You will first have to close the other instance...." message Reproducible: Always Steps to Reproduce: 1. Create a profile on a media which is not always present (eg. on a USB drive or in a truecrypt container) 2. Edit your %AppData%\*\profiles.ini so that the new profiles is used (IsRelative=0) 3. Start Firefox/Thunderbrid Actual Results: If the drive is attached/mounted everything works as expected If the profile folder is not present FireFox and Thunderbird only show the "The program is already running but not responding...." message. If you click on "Ok" Firefox/Thunderbrid will be closed Expected Results: There should be a correct errormessage which says that the profile folder could not be found
Status: UNCONFIRMED → RESOLVED
Closed: 13 years ago
Resolution: --- → DUPLICATE
Duplicate of bug: 278860
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