prob with ActiveState and FireFox on Win32 (XP and W2K)

John Roth newsgroups at
Thu Jun 2 03:14:17 CEST 2005

"curtin" <curtin at> wrote in message 
news:1117672027.924838.245780 at
> hi,
> i just downloaded the latest version of ActiveState's IDE (pywin 2.4.X)
> and have noticed that i can't have firefox/ActiveState open at the same
> time.  if i try to  create a 'new' script, the AS IDE blocks till i
> tear down firefox. this is on an XP and W2K box.
> i did some digging on ActiveState's site, and googled but no luck.
> anyone see this before?

Haven't seen it, but I do have a question: do you have Firefox
extensions? If so, disable them and see if the problem persists.

I certainly don't see it with PythonWin and Firefox. Of course,
neither is the latest version, and I  have no Firefox extensions.

John Roth

> thanks,
> craig

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