revGoURL and Firefox and Windows

Mark Wieder mwieder at
Wed May 24 11:10:13 CDT 2006


Tuesday, May 23, 2006, 3:04:29 PM, you wrote:

> Has anyone had problems with this combination?

> I have an app that calls revGoURL to open a local html file on the  
> user's hard drive. I have checked to make sure the path to the file
> is correct, but Firefox does not open the file. Firefox does not open
> at all. If I change my default browser to IE, it works fine. And it
> works as expect on the Mac with Firefox. I've also found that trying
> to open a regular web site fails.

> Any ideas? Is there some way I can work around this? Using Rev 2.6.1
> and Firefox

I filed BZ #3247 about this not working under linux, but apparently it
doesn't work under Windows as well. Try closing the browser and then
issuing the revGoUrl call.

-Mark Wieder
 mwieder at

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