Subject: Re: setting preferences in Sunbird
To: Joerg Sonnenberger <email@example.com>
From: Steven M. Bellovin <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 11/01/2007 00:14:56
On Thu, 1 Nov 2007 00:05:23 +0100
Joerg Sonnenberger <email@example.com> wrote:
> On Wed, Oct 31, 2007 at 11:11:20PM +0000, Steven M. Bellovin wrote:
> > I'm having trouble setting preferences in Sunbird. Rather, I can
> > set (most) preferences, but they're not saved. This message shows
> > up in the error console.
> Stupid first try based on similiar errors in the past:
> Is the configuration directory actually writeable and all files in it?
Good catch. I'd checked the directory but not prefs.js -- that solves
that problem. The next problem, of course, is why prefs.js is being
created mode 444.... I'll send-pr. (Everything else in the directory
--Steve Bellovin, http://www.cs.columbia.edu/~smb