[K12OSN] Re: Lock down proxy settings and home page
mparic at compbizsolutions.com
Wed Jun 3 04:57:50 UTC 2009
We didn't use XULRunner (but did use Firefox 3), and I'm suspecting it
may be overriding any personal profile changes. Is XULRunner necessary
for your deployment?
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> Date: Sun, 31 May 2009 16:43:39 -0700
> From: murrah boswell <otrcomm at isp-systems.net>
> Subject: Re: [K12OSN] Lock down proxy settings and home page
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> Hello Michael,
> Michael Paric wrote:
>> The proxy, home page and other preferences are saved in the file:
> I am testing with K12Linux 5EL that uses Firefox 3 running on top of
> xulrunner. I tried to modify a test account prefs.js file but
> Firefox didn't pay any attention to the changes. I just tried to
> lock the browser.startup.homepage setting with:
> lockPref("browser.startup.page", 1);
> lockPref("browser.startup.homepage", "http://www.google.com/");
> and it had no impact.
> Under K12LTSP 5, I can lock Firefox 2 down tighter than a drum, but
> Firefox 3 is another animal. What version of Firefox are you using?
> Murrah Boswell
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