[CentOS] firefox systemwide settings

Janez Kosmrlj postnalista at googlemail.com
Wed Nov 25 13:37:31 UTC 2009

If anybody needs this in the future.
Firefox stores its default configuration in
also look at other files in this and the
/usr/lib/firefox-x.x.x/defaults/profile directory

I also found out how to prevent users from changing their settings. Its all
explained at the folowing link:


On Fri, Nov 6, 2009 at 3:40 PM, James Pearson <james-p at moving-picture.com>wrote:

> Janez Kosmrlj wrote:
> > Hi,
> > I would like to change default settings in firefox (homepage and some
> > security settings) and I would like to do this system wide for all users.
> > Does anybody know where firefox has it's default configuration files.
> I use the method described at:
> <http://managingosx.wordpress.com/2008/08/18/firefox-default-settings/>
> It's aimed at firefox on MacOS - but works fine with firefox on Linux
> James Pearson
> _______________________________________________
> CentOS mailing list
> CentOS at centos.org
> http://lists.centos.org/mailman/listinfo/centos
-------------- next part --------------
An HTML attachment was scrubbed...
URL: http://lists.centos.org/pipermail/centos/attachments/20091125/dade4986/attachment.html 

More information about the CentOS mailing list