firefox



FIREFOX(1)                    Linux User’s Manual                   FIREFOX(1)




NAME

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



SYNOPSIS

       firefox [OPTIONS] [URL]

       firefox-bin [OPTIONS] [URL]



DESCRIPTION

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



USAGE

       firefox is a simple shell script that will set up the  environment  for
       the actual executable, firefox-bin.



OPTIONS

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


   GTK options
       --gdk-debug=FLAGS Gdk debugging flags to set

       --gdk-no-debug=FLAGS
              Gdk debugging flags to unset

       --gtk-debug=FLAGS
              Gtk+ debugging flags to set

       --gtk-no-debug=FLAGS
              Gtk+ debugging flags to unset

       --gtk-module=MODULE
              Load an additional Gtk module


   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


   Firefox options
       -height value
              Set height of startup window to value.

       -h, -help
              Show summary of options.

       -installer
              Start with 4.x migration window.

       -width value
              Set width of startup window to value.

       -v, -version
              Print /usr/bin/firefox-bin version.

       -CreateProfile profile
              Create profile.

       -P profile
              Start with profile.

       -ProfileWizard
              Start with profile wizard.

       -ProfileManager
              Start with profile manager.

       -SelectProfile
              Start with profile selection dialog.

       -lang lang-region
              Start with lang-region resources.

       -remote command
              Execute command in an already running Firefox process.  For more
              info, see: http://www.mozilla.org/unix/remote.html

       -splash
              Enable splash screen.

       -jsconsole
              Start with Javascript Console

       -chrome url
              Load the specified chrome.



       FILES  /usr/bin/firefox - shell script wrapping firefox
              /usr/lib/mozilla/firefox-bin - firefox executable



VERSION

       1.0



BUGS

       To report a bug, please visit http://bugzilla.mozilla.org/



SEE ALSO

       mozilla(1)



AUTHORS

       The Mozilla Organization
              http://www.mozilla.org/about.html



firefox                         August 07, 2001                     FIREFOX(1)

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