Subject: Re: empty firefox dialog
To: Jeremy C. Reed <>
From: Brian de Alwis <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 01/10/2005 16:38:20
[CC'd tech-pkg as this is a solution]

Recap: using Firefox with password-remembrance brings up an empty
dialog in addition to the normal password dialog.

Looking at these Firefox PRs again, they've been marked as duplicates of:

Reading through it, there's a comment (#2) from Brian Ryner (to
whom 246976 and 249940 have been assigned) saying to:

  1. remove components/ from the Firefox installation
  2. remove compreg.dat and xpti.dat from your .mozilla/* profile

I've done that and this appears to have fixed the problem.

There are some queries to 228261 asking why this library is installed.


On 2004.12.16 12:26:06 -0800, Jeremy C. Reed wrote:
> On Thu, 16 Dec 2004, Brian de Alwis wrote:
> >
> >
> >
> > I've added a note to #246976.
> Thank you
>  Jeremy C. Reed
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