[Seaside] [SeasideXUL] Application in apprunner vs firefox
milan.zimmermann at sympatico.ca
Wed Jul 9 08:47:34 UTC 2008
Thanks - There are also a few things that work differently when run from
firefox3 directly (as opposed to using firefox3 -app) that does not appear to
be security but I have to experiment with it more before asking about it.
Thanks and later, Milan
On 2008 July 8, Pavel Krivanek wrote:
> Hi Milan,
> remotre XUL applications (in plain Firefox) have many security restrictions
> (they cannot open new windows, use rich editors, have some clipboard
> restrictions etc.). That's why OBSeasideXUL must be started in XULRunner
> with special application configuration that avoids this limitations.
> You can run XULRunner applications in Firefox3 instead of XULRunner but you
> must use the startup argument -app with path to the application
> configuration *.ini file. It doesn't work in Firefox2.
> -- Pavel
> On Sun, Jul 6, 2008 at 2:45 PM, Milan Zimmermann <
> milan.zimmermann at sympatico.ca> wrote:
> > Hi Pavel,
> > I just realized many of my problems when experimenting with seasideXUL
> > last week were caused by my assumption that an application should run
> > identically
> > from Firefox and xulrunner...
> > Using XULLauncher as example: When I start obseasidexul.image, and try to
> > access it from Firefox 3 (or 2, same behaviour), and click on
> > tools->browser,
> > the browser is not launched, and in the error console I get:
> > operation.getAttribute is not a funtion (line 233 of XULLuncher).
> > When run from xulrunner or firefox -app application.ini, everything
> > works.
> > "operation.getAttribute" is in the XULScriptLibrary. I will switch all
> > experiments to xulrunner, but have a question: To make (for example)
> > XULLauncher available to firefox, how would I install it to firefox?
> > (which I
> > assume would make the function available)
> > Thanks Milan
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