Build Id: Mozilla/5.0 (Windows; U; WindowsCE 5.2; en-US; rv:220.127.116.11pre) Gecko/20100208 Namoroka/3.6.2pre Fennec/1.0a4pre Steps to Reproduce: 1. Boot the device 2. Open the file explorer 3. Go to "Application Data/Mozilla/Fennec/Profiles" 4. Try to delete the "xxxxxxx.default" profile Actual Results: I receive the following two pop-ups - 1. "problem deleting file 'parent'. 2. "Error delete file: Cannot remove folder 'xxxxxx': Access is denied. Be certain that the folder is not write-protected and is not currently in use." Expected Results: I should be able to delete the file. This might have something to do with fast-start, but I'm not start.
OS: Windows Mobile 6 Standard → Windows Mobile 6 Professional
ok, removing the \windows\startup\fennecfaststart.lnk file and rebooting allowed me to delete the profile.
I don't know that we necessarily want to fix this per se, but perhaps we can provide a utility to shut down the fast start daemon for advanced users
I would think we would want to fix this as its pretty difficult, and not very intuitive, for the user to change their profile currently.
(In reply to comment #3) > I would think we would want to fix this as its pretty difficult, and not very > intuitive, for the user to change their profile currently. I don't know where I comment in right place; I use Maemo 5, not Windows. I have related issue: to delete a profile, I start X Terminal, type fennec -p select profile click Delete Profile the prompt (Something like "Are you sure?") tries to draw itself, but fails I click random arrows hit Enter dialog closes profile is deleted as I wanted. But: 1. the dialog wasn't able to draw itself; 2. the profile manager seems to be unchanged from desktop, it has small text, small buttons, etc. It's a minor issue, but it's somewhat counter intuitive.
This year we mothballed windows mobile development. See: http://blog.pavlov.net/2010/03/22/stopping-development-for-windows-mobile/ Marking bugs in the windows mobile / windows ce bucket as WONTFIX.
Status: NEW → RESOLVED
Last Resolved: 8 years ago
Resolution: --- → WONTFIX
Component: Windows Mobile → General
QA Contact: mobile-windows → general
Hardware: ARM → All
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