I have been searching and could not found a way to access my firebox browser. I am able to update my software, I can ping IP external website both with IP and DNS. Every-time I try to open Firefox, I keep getting an an error message "failed to exe default web browser", see attachment. I am using xubuntu-18.04-desktop-i386.

firefox pix.

I have a physical connection to the my internet. I also installed Chromium, but it would not open. Thoughts?

  • Try to use a fresh firefox profile. – guntbert Aug 18 '18 at 20:47
  • What do you get when you use firefox or google-chrome on terminal? – Kulfy Aug 18 '18 at 20:48
  • When I try to use a fresh profile, it doesn't do anything, but hangs. When I try to run the browser from the terminal, I get the same popup crash report and the the command line comes back with: – John Aug 19 '18 at 11:51
  • ExceptionHandler::GenerateDump cloned child 133 ExceptionHandler::SnedContinueSignalToChild sent to continue signnal to child ExceptionHandler::WaitForContinueSignal waiting for continue signal... – John Aug 19 '18 at 11:53

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