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Re: mozilla 1.2 and commandline

On Thu, Dec 05, 2002 at 10:31:49 -0500, Gregory Seidman wrote:
> With mozilla 1.1 and earlier, running mozilla from the commandline with an
> URL when mozilla was already open would open a new window with that URL.
> Now it launches and asks which profile to use (and refuses to use the
> profile currently in use.) Is there a setting to regain the old behavior?

This is because you must not start a new mozilla with the same
profile, to avoid its corruption.

> Note that I am aware of the -remote flag and that I will, if necessary,
> replace the mozilla binary with a script that uses mozilla -remote ping()
> if necessary. I am looking for a simpler solution first.

AFAIK, not for the moment, but it would be a good idea if the -remote
flag could be implicit.

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