[Jslib] something changed for the worse
stknight at ultralifebatteries.com
Mon Sep 15 15:06:12 EDT 2003
Pete Collins wrote:
> Stephen Knight wrote:
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>> sigh...ok, I guess I'll file this under "mystery" for awhile. Luckily
>> my target environment for this application is _not_ Windows 2000.
> Yea, it's weird. I've seens weirdness like this before. I bet if you
> create a new profile and installjslib under that, it will woprk peachy.
hmmm, I'll try that in a couple of days (I want to make _some_ progress today).
I tried shifting the jslib directory from my profile to the mozilla.org hierarchy. After editing
chrome.rdf et. al., the jslib splash screen worked fine (which implied I'd successfully moved jslib)
but I still had the same symptoms when I ran the test xul.
I also went and added every permission I could find (all seven of them) to the test script. No joy
the only other thing I can think of is that I'm running the test xul as a resource:
mozilla -chrome resource:/Projects/test.xul
but since everything runs fine after the "mother may I"s...I don't think it's me.
> I plan on putting the main jslb install to be a global install and if
> the global install fails due to premissions, thenfall back on a local
> install in the user profile.
I think that is an excellent idea. That allows some degree of flexibility in the install.
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