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Old 07-11-2010
I/O Error on starting firefox

I was trying to open the port for my ftp end also Ive triedto start firefox and so i received the following error: Input / Output Error. When i try to start that one in console i receive the following: No Protocol Especified No Protocol Especified Error: Cannot open display: :0,0
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Old 07-25-2010
Have you recently updated firefox or one of its add-ons? A restart of firefox usually prevents these problems from reoccurring. I have not seen this particular error message before though.

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