Re: Iceweasel problem
On Mon, 2009-01-05 at 11:07 -0500, Michael Marsh wrote:
> On Mon, Jan 5, 2009 at 10:26 AM, mitch <email@example.com> wrote:
> > Using Iceweasel 3.0.5-1, or was using, and yesterday the message below
> > started.
> > "Iceweasel is already running, but is not responding. To open a new
> > window, you must first close the existing Iceweasel process, or restart
> > your system."
> > Googled for reasons and possible fixes. Killed iceweasel processes.
> > Still the error message persists.
> Try looking for (and removing) lock files in your iceweasel profile
> directory. Some may start with a dot. It looks like "lock" (a
> symlink) and ".parentlock" will be the offending files.
> Iceweasel/Firefox usually removes these when it exits, but depending
> on how you kill it, it might not have the opportunity.
> Michael A. Marsh
Thanks. That was one of the tips I did find, the parentlock.
Removed it before killing all and Iceweasel will still not start.