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Setting default nice value for a program on linux

Strange as it seems, I can't find information how I can set a default nice value for a program (not for a user or a group!). I would like to start all chrome and firefox instances with a nice value of ...
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GPO to set firefox proxy

CONTEXT I have recently assigned to restructure a corporate network that contains about 100 client computers. There is an active directory domain (2003 functional level) for the whole network. The ...
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Firefox ESR: Permissions

I have recently setup a development 2008 R2 Remote Desktop Host Server to test Firefox ESR 10.0.3. I can set the options to not check for updates and that works correctly. However a standard user ...
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Firefox not using Kerberos despite being configured to

I am deploying Linux/Firefox on a corporate Kerberos network. I followed this Kerberos-on-Firefox procedure but still Firefox does not connect via the company's Kerberos. I am using Firefox 3.0.18 ...
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IE, FireFox LDAP issues

We have an intranet site, with no known updates pushed to the server over the weekend. This morning, when attempting to validate with LDAP credentials via single sign on in IE, we receive Access ...
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Firefox instance started by selenium occasionally becomes unresponsive

I'm running a web application under Tomcat 7, Ubuntu 14.04 that starts an instance of Firefox (currently version 29) using the Java Selenium driver to take screenshots of simple locally defined web ...
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Hosts file doesn't work with .com host names

My /etc/hosts file is configured as following: 127.0.0.1 localhost mysitea.local mysiteb.com www.mysiteb.com www.mysitea.local And I have my Apache virtual hosts setup accordingly: ...
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Server-side print to PDF of HTML file in /tmp?

I'm working on a project where we need consistent printing of certain pages, and PDFs are made for that. The customers also like to have some local copies, so this would be a two-fold win. Things get ...
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Remote home, two desktops at the same time: firefox and thunderbird can't be run on both

We're using Ubuntu desktops with remote homes mounted via NFS. It's working ok overall, but we're facing a problem now with thunderbird and firefox. Some users have two identical desktops running at ...
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FirePHP on Apache2 cause 502 error

I've got a problem with FirePHP. FirePHP doesn't work anymore on my Server (Debian 6 Squeeze with Apache2). When I am loading my site in my Firefox with FirePHP enabled, I receive an 502 error and an ...
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HTTPS Site Accessed through IE but can not accessed through firefox

Recently upgraded Apache version to 2.2.19, have done configuration (https) as usual, while trying to access the applications through IE its working fine. But while trying to access through Firefox, ...
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How can I force a firefox persona skin on all computers in my domain?

I would like to force a specific firefox persona skin on all my domain members. How can I do it?
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Content-Encoding not displayed in Response header when Accept-Encoding is either gzip or deflate

I am using Firefox and when I set the Accept-Encoding to "deflate,gzip" I get "Content-Encoding: gzip" in the response header. When I use Accempt-Encoding as either deflate or gzip the ...
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Mac 10.6.7 Firefox office 2011 file association for all users

I need to work out a way to have Firefox 4 or 3.6 on OSX to auto open Word, Excel and Powerpoint file types from a local intranet. I have setup Firefox under a localuseradmin with the file types set ...
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Apache2 crashes with Firefox on SSL requests and works fine with IE

We have a server with multiple SSL-enabled vhosts, certificate is the same for all of them. SNI does not seem to be enabled. When I try to open any url (even the one which is supposed to throw 404 ...
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Clear Proxy credentials from firefox

I set up my first http proxy server in Non-transparent mode :) I then set it up to for auto-detection. Even better. But my favorite browser, firefox, is storing my credentials. So I can't switch ...
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Firefox dynamic default preference configuration

My users are all on NFS home directories and with hundreds of users all using firefox it generates a bit of traffic reading/writing to the disk cache. As a result, I'd like to move the default ...
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How do I enable XRandR in Xvfb or disable it in firefox when running firefox headless?

I am trying to start firefox headless. The following is the beginning of the shell script that starts it: #!/bin/sh Xvfb :99 >/dev/null 2>&1 & XVFB=$! sleep 3 firefox --display=:99 ...
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SELinux: cannot confine Firefox process to mozilla_t domain

My goal is to execute Firefox in the mozilla_t domain instead of unconfined_t. The machine runs Fedora 20 with SELinux in enforcing mode. Unfortunately, I can't seem to get this right. No matter ...
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Selenium in virtual machine is slower than desktop

I've set up a kvm virtual machine, CentOS 6 on both guest and host. I'm using selenium on the guest in order to test a web site. However, it loads significantly slower than trying to hit the web site ...
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CORS Fails on CloudFront Distribution with Nginx Origin

I have a CloudFront distribution set up with an Nginx server as the origin (a Media Temple DV server, to be specific). I enabled the Access-Control-Allow-Origin: * header so fonts will work in ...
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Firefox proxy authentication with Kerberos: one service ticket per connection (Linux)

I am trying to enable proxy authentication via Kerberos for Firefox. The setup is: Active Directory domain (for LDAP and Kerberos; this works and I can log in the computer and get Kerberos tickets ...
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Why firefox handle urlencode differently with apache mod-rewrite B flag?

Recently I have encontered a strange problem about urlencode, I happened to have a "+" in my both pathinfo and querystring parts of the url. For exampele: http://example.com/A + B?s=C + D I use ...
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I can't access a web page from a VPS server

I need to access a web page through my VPS using Firefox, but Firefox says "Unable to connect". And the problem is that this web page is located on the same provider's servers as my VPS. If I try to ...
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Firefox, Chrome - can't start https google services

I'm using MIKROTIK as proxy, but using Firefox or Chrome I have following problems: https google can't show almost any of pictures found https gmail stuck on progress bar before mailbox is loaded ...
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Selenium RC 2.4 gets stuck at launching Firefox 29 on Ubuntu 12.04 System

I am trying to setup Hudson to run automated selenium tests using a "headless" Firefox. The process gets triggered by using the following command: xvfb-run --server-args="-screen 2 1024x768x24" java ...
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DNS Server Failure

I think I have an odd DNS situation on my hands. We have two Windows Server 2008R2 DNS servers that all of our campus machines use. We are unable to get to the site cdbaby.com in any web browser. We ...
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Error Code 11004: Host not found from Firefox (but works on IE7 and Chrome)

I have a custom localhost, let´s say beta_localhost. The DNS is configured and I can access it without problem from Chrome and from IE7. It get this error from Firefox: Error Code 11004: Host not ...