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Swiftfox (a Firefox variant) is taking ages to load in my Debian Lenny system.

I have been using Swiftfox on several other Linux distributions without any problem; it works flawlessly on Arch, Fedora, Gentoo (my other OSes). But it's giving me trouble in Debian Lenny. I haven't yet found any clue as to why.

Please help me shed some light on the problem. I periodically prune the Swiftfox/Firefox internal database, and I keep it up-to-date with the latest versions available.

I am confused with this problem in Debian Lenny. What should I try to troubleshoot this further?


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Open a terminal/konsole ans start swiftfox from there, maybe it's displaying some error. Also you could try to create a new profile (-P I think) and see if it starts faster. – Bobby Apr 30 '10 at 6:59
About the first point I have had tried that and swiftfox doen't spit out any errors(as I was expecting). And about the second point I haven't tried it yet.but heard about that that approach from various places..don't know how that help. Anyway thanks for the insight man. Cheers Mate! – unixbhaskar May 3 '10 at 5:54
The second approach is for ruling out problems with installed AddOns or the profile itself (damaged files etc.). – Bobby May 3 '10 at 10:19

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