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ICEWEASEL

Section: Linux User's Manual (1)

Updated: November 4, 2004

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NAME

iceweasel - a Web browser for X11 derived from the Mozilla browser

SYNOPSIS

iceweasel [OPTIONS] [URL]

/usr/lib/iceweasel/iceweasel [OPTIONS] [URL]

DESCRIPTION

Iceweasel is an open-source web browser, designed for standards compliance, performance and portability.

USAGE

If there is an Iceweasel browser already running, iceweasel will arrange for it to create a new browser window; otherwise it will start a new instance.

OPTIONS

A summary of the options supported by iceweasel is included below.

X11 options

--display=DISPLAY
X display to use:
--sync
Make X calls synchronous:
--no-xshm
Don't use X shared memory extension:

:--xim-preedit=STYLE

:--xim-status=STYLE

--g-fatal-warnings
Make all warnings fatal:

Mozilla options

-h, -help
Show summary of options.:
-v, -version
Print Iceweasel version.:
-P [profile]
Start with profile. When no profile is given, displays the Profile Manager. May require -no-remote, see below.:
-migration
Start with migration wizard. May require -no-remote, see below.:
-ProfileManager
Start with profile manager. May require -no-remote, see below.:
-no-remote
Don't connect to a running Iceweasel instance. This option can be necessary in conjunction to several of the options above, that won't have any effect when an Iceweasel instance is running unless -no-remote is used at the same time.:
-UILocale locale
Start with locale resources as User Interface locale. By default, it is guessed from environment and available locales for Iceweasel.:
-safe-mode
Starts Iceweasel in safe mode, i.e. disabling all extensions and showing a bit more debugging messages.:
-jsconsole
Start with Javascript Console:
-new-window URL
Open URL in a new window in an already running Iceweasel process.:
-new-tab URL
Open URL in a new tab in an already running Iceweasel process.:
-chrome url
Load the specified chrome.:

ENVIRONMENT

MOZILLA_DISABLE_PLUGINS - when set, totally disables loading browser plugins (the ones that appear at the about:plugins url)

FILES

/usr/bin/iceweasel - symbolic link to /usr/lib/iceweasel/iceweasel.

/usr/lib/iceweasel/iceweasel - Iceweasel executable.

/usr/lib/iceweasel/firefox-bin - Legacy executable.

BUGS

To report a bug, please visit http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/ and/or report bugs to the Debian Bug Tracking System, as usual.

AUTHORS

:The Mozilla Organization <DD CLASS="c2|http://www.mozilla.org/about.html


Index

NAME

SYNOPSIS

DESCRIPTION

USAGE

OPTIONS

X11 options

Mozilla options

ENVIRONMENT

FILES

BUGS

AUTHORS


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