firefox

ICEWEASEL(1)                   Linux User's Manual                  ICEWEASEL(1)



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


SYNOPSIS
       iceweasel [OPTIONS] [URL]

       /usr/lib/iceweasel/firefox-bin [OPTIONS] [URL]


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


USAGE
       iceweasel is a simple shell script that will set up the environment for
       the actual executable, firefox-bin.  If there is a Iceweasel browser
       already running, iceweasel will arrange for it to create a new browser
       window; otherwise it will start the Iceweasel application.


OPTIONS
       A summary of the options supported by iceweasel 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


   Mozilla options
       -height value
              Set height of startup window to value pixels.

       -h, -help
              Show summary of options.

       -installer
              Start with Mozilla 4.x migration window.

       -width value
              Set width of startup window to value pixels.

       -v, -version
              Print Iceweasel version.

       -no-remote
              Don't connect to a running iceweasel instance.

       -a application-id
              Check for a running Iceweasel started with the specified
              application-id.  When iceweasel is invoked for the first time with
              a particular application-id, a new Iceweasel application is
              started; subsequent invocations of iceweasel with the same
              application-id will cause the already-running Iceweasel to bring
              up a new window.

              The default is -a iceweasel.

       -CreateProfile profile
              Create profile.  Implies -a iceweasel--profile, or -a default if
              profile is default.

       -P profile
              Start with profile.  Implies -a iceweasel--profile, or -a default
              if profile is default.

       -ProfileManager
              Start with profile manager.  Implies -a with a fresh unique
              application-id.

       -UILocale locale
              Start with locale resources as User Interface locale. By default,
              it is guessed from environment and available locales for
              Iceweasel.

       -contentLocale locale
              Start with locale resources as content locale. By default, it is
              guessed from environment and available locales for Iceweasel.

       -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.


       -jsconsole
              Start with Javascript Console

       -chrome url
              Load the specified chrome.

       -safe-mode
              Starts Iceweasel in safe mode, that is disabling all extensions
              and showing a bit more debugging messages.


   Debugger options
       -g, -debug
              Starts Iceweasel through a debugger (gdb by default).

       --debugger program
              Use program as a debugger for Iceweasel. Implies -debug.


ENVIRONMENT
       ICEWEASEL_DSP - configures the /dev/dsp wrapper to use. Accepted values
       are "auto", "artsdsp", "esddsp", "aoss" or "none" (default).


FILES
       /usr/bin/iceweasel - shell script wrapping firefox-bin

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

       /etc/iceweasel/iceweaselrc - file containing environment variables to be
       passed to Iceweasel.

       ${HOME}/.mozilla/firefox/rc - file containing environment variables to be
       passed to Iceweasel. Overrides /etc/iceweasel/iceweaselrc


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



iceweasel                       November 4, 2004                    ICEWEASEL(1)