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by carpenterguy
Sun Sep 14, 2008 16:59
Forum: Software in General
Topic: firefox 3.0.1 add ons [Solved]
Replies: 13
Views: 2159

Re: firefox 3.0.1 add ons (solved)

Solved by going to about:config and set "network.dns.disableIpv6 to true"
Working fine now
Thanks
by carpenterguy
Sat Sep 13, 2008 19:42
Forum: Software in General
Topic: firefox 3.0.1 add ons [Solved]
Replies: 13
Views: 2159

I have now

using opera and Epiphany, right click "save link as" never completes. You may be on to something but I am not sure what to do with the info.
Thanks
by carpenterguy
Fri Sep 12, 2008 15:14
Forum: Software in General
Topic: firefox 3.0.1 add ons [Solved]
Replies: 13
Views: 2159

been working on it

Ifound this link, and have been working through it No joy yet, but may help others. http://kb.mozillazine.org/Unable_to_install_themes_or_extensions_-_Firefox I have also found this reply to the same question There is an open bug report at Mozilla regarding this error message and so far there appear...
by carpenterguy
Thu Sep 11, 2008 15:16
Forum: Software in General
Topic: firefox 3.0.1 add ons [Solved]
Replies: 13
Views: 2159

More detail

Thanks, I tried "download emdedded" Same thing happens when I try other FF3 plugin. Click on download button, in about 4 -5 min. the warning window pops up "you have chosen to install blah blah blah" option to cancel or install, click install. The FF window with progress bar pops up, under the bar j...
by carpenterguy
Thu Sep 11, 2008 2:02
Forum: Software in General
Topic: firefox 3.0.1 add ons [Solved]
Replies: 13
Views: 2159

Still no go

I have been careful to pick compatible add ons, checked the cache, firewall turned off. I uninstalled firefox and re installed, updated repositories which then updated the new firefox. I cant install any pluggins,add ons or themes. I used spritz to uninstall firefox and question if it did a adequate...
by carpenterguy
Sun Sep 07, 2008 18:53
Forum: Software in General
Topic: firefox 3.0.1 add ons [Solved]
Replies: 13
Views: 2159

firefox 3.0.1 add ons [Solved]

Is it just me or are others having problems downloading firefox add ons? I am looking for something to save youtube videos, takes forever to start the download an always end up with the error below. I have searched the firefox how to's for the the error and tried their fixes with no luck. All else s...
by carpenterguy
Sat Aug 30, 2008 18:20
Forum: Portage|Emerge Package Managers
Topic: circular dependencies, emerge portage. solved kinda
Replies: 3
Views: 939

Re: circular dependencies, emerge portage. solved kinda

OK, thanks Wolfden. After update I rebooted and all seems well. When I start spritz, it regenerates the cache and reports no updates available. I take this as a signal that all is well. Before spritz just started and displayed, no updates available. Tried to emerge portage and get the circular depen...
by carpenterguy
Sat Aug 30, 2008 17:37
Forum: Portage|Emerge Package Managers
Topic: circular dependencies, emerge portage. solved kinda
Replies: 3
Views: 939

Re: circular dependencies, emerge portage. solved kinda

Playing with entropy, I forced repositories update, I now have a ton of updates. Entropy is updating now, hope nothing breaks. I still question my use of the gentoo handbook with sabayon. I have been using 3.4f for awhile, but never learned the cl as everything just works. I have installed gentoo a ...
by carpenterguy
Sat Aug 30, 2008 14:59
Forum: Portage|Emerge Package Managers
Topic: circular dependencies, emerge portage. solved kinda
Replies: 3
Views: 939

circular dependencies, emerge portage. solved kinda

Hi I have a couple of questions about updating. After emerge -sync I need to emerge portage and get the circular dependencies error. I have searched this forum and found the same error but it was solved by installing the DVD version. I burned the DVD, and checked the md5 checksum. My only DVD burner...
by carpenterguy
Sat May 31, 2008 21:00
Forum: Hardware
Topic: msi board with nvidia chipset
Replies: 5
Views: 1147

Re: msi board with nvidia chipset

new thought, I installed with out internet. Now that I have wireless working, do you think it would be worth re installing?