On 07/31/2009 02:27 PM, Bill Davidsen wrote:
> Martin Feitag wrote:
>> Bill Davidsen schrieb:
>>> Arnie Goetchius wrote:
>>>> I was running SM 2.0a3 on WinXP for about an hour but decided to
>>>> revert back to 1.17. I uninstalled with "Remove Programs" from XP
>>>> Control settings and then re-installed 1.17 with no problem.
>>>> My main reason for uninstalling was the inability of the SM 2.0a3 to
>>>> import all 8 of my profiles. It would only import 1. I understand
>>>> there are work arounds (discussed in another thread) for this problem.
>>>> However, I would really like SM 2.0a3 to give me the option of
>>>> clicking on all of the profiles for import instead of just one.
>>> Yes, that's kind of a show stopper. Requiring the user to do magic for
>>> something which should just WORK is going to keep some users from
>>> upgrading, and people who make use of multiple profiles probably are the
>>> kind of user you want saying good things about a new version.
>> First of all Beta1 is the current one, not alpha3 ;-)
> I didn't mention that to the O.P. since the problem remains...
>> Of course the migration of more profiles would be a luxury but you can
>> migrate with only a few steps:
> The following is useful, but I suspect it's complex enough to confuse some
> people. And I haven't migrated a profile after it was renamed, hopefully that
> will work.
>> If you wish to migrate more than one profile or set the profile name,
>> run SeaMonkey with the following arguments (one after another):
>> * Seamonkey -createProfile <ProfileName>
>> * Seamonkey -P <ProfileName> -migration
>> taken from:
> Hopefully the original poster will see that. But I hope that by whenever the
> actual release takes place that this won't be needed. I doubt I have more
> three useful profiles on any one machine, but I do know people who have many.
> Particularly Windows people who seem to share logins more than Mac/Linux
> Thanks for the link.
Further down it shows a "Import Wizard" showing multiple profiles:
Does this not work? Or is that the issue, that you can only select one
I found that on linux if I use:
$ <pathtoseamonkey>./seamonkey -migration
it opens the wizard.
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