On Sat, Aug 23, 2014 at 08:15:23PM +0200, Peter J. Philipp wrote: > However I have a different problem. I use firefox over ssh to another > user on the same system. I do this because I don't want a would-be > attacker to get to sensitive files such as my ssh keys. Now this setup > runs pretty good, except at one point and perhaps someone can look into > this for me. When I control-f for searching a website and enter 3 > characters the browser crashes. However it doesn't happen always and it > never happens when I run firefox as my own user.
works for me. > Another drawback to my using another user to sandbox firefox is that I > cannot copy-paste from browser to another window, not sure if that is > related. just select the text, and paste it with the third mouse button (usually the mouse wheel) > Anyhow for memory I'm set with 32 GB so that's not the problem in this > system. 32 GB RAM? Not bad... berger s.