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Improved Firefox user-settings and default browser

December 17, 2023 — BarryK

I think that it was about 9 months ago, version 112, that a new path for global setting preferences for Firefox, in /etc/firefox/default/pref. I have started to move to using this, see commit:


There are some issues with setting and determining the default web browser, especially for apps that run non-root. The 'mimeapps.list' file has been created to help fix this:   

Tags: easy