Problems with Firefox???

Jerry Feldman gaf at
Fri Aug 25 06:35:48 EDT 2006

On Thu, 24 Aug 2006 21:38:19 -0400
Matthew Gillen <me at> wrote:

> Jerry Feldman wrote:
> > However, on my desktop system at work: SuSE 10.0 Firefox
> > I just got back from a conference, and when I log into the Citrix system, it 
> > presents me with the application choices screen with icons for the hosts I 
> > can log into. I then get a dialog box for "Opening Launch.asp" and presents 
> > me with Open With gedit. 
> > 
> > It looks like somehow Firefox decided that active server pages were evil 
> > (that might be true). 
> My best guesses: check for differences in /etc/mime.types between the
> working and non-working machines.  Also, type "about:plugins" in the firefox
> address bar to look for differences in installed plugins.
Thanks Matt,
That was my next step.I did verify that my system at home (same
distro/release) works fine, so it really needs to be the mime.types.
The plugins should be the same, but it is possible that there are
differences. And either file would cause the problem.

Jerry Feldman <gaf at>
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