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Re: how to run a second copy of firefox in a separate address space with no connection to the first?




On 2017-07-30, rpr // <rpr.nospam@xxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> On 30 July 2017 at 22:05, Curt <curty@xxxxxxx> wrote:
>>
>> I'm not quite following here. -no-remote allows you to run multiple
>> Firefox instances simultaneously (profile1 and profile2 at the same
>> time, let's say). However you cannot open external links in the
>> -no-remote instance (link in an email, for example--perhaps that's what
>> you mean by "do not want the links automatically opened to open in this
>> instance").
>
> Curt, have a look at the following page that explains -no-remote and
> other command line options in more detail:
> https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Mozilla/Command_Line_Options

Thank you. I see that the flag '-new-instance' obviates any potentially
prohibitive restrictions concerning sending or accepting remote
commands.

> -- rpr.
>
>


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