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Firefox… The Betrayal!

I had been battling a frustrating problem with my install of firefox on my HP nx7400 (Ubuntu 9.04). I have had Ubuntu on this laptop since 7.04 Beta and have had very few issues post upgrade. The upgrade to 9.04 was as easy as the others and I had no issues post upgrade this time. Shortly after I decided to get my feet wet with WPA pass-phrase cracking. I had installed SQLite-3.0.4 via an .lzm so I could compile aircrack-ng with airolib-ng. Everything worked fine until a recent update on the 24th of July. It seems something had broken my firefox and left me with an annoying problem that would haunt me for the rest of my life.

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