[SATLUG] Linux Ubuntu hardware compatibility lists

Charles Mims chmims at gmail.com
Fri Dec 4 12:13:33 CST 2009


On Thu, Dec 3, 2009 at 7:15 PM, Bruce Dubbs <bruce.dubbs at gmail.com> wrote:

> Charles Mims wrote:
>
>> There is an internet site called Xmarks.  You can store your Firefox
>> bookmarks there and then
>> sync a new browser to them.  I have done it repeatedly after doing a fresh
>> install of an OS (something
>> I much prefer over an upgrade,)  Just go to xmarks.com.
>>
>> By the way it works with Linux, Mac, and Windows and with Firefox, IE,
>> Safari and even Chrome.
>>
>
> Unless you are changing the OS, that is not necessary with firefox.  All
> settings are in ~/.mozilla/firefox.  Ig you just save the .mozilla directory
> and restore it in your new system, everything should be OK.
>
>  -- Bruce

True, but if your bookmarks are uploaded to Xmarks you can copy them not
only to Firefox but also IE, Safari and Chrome and any computer with an
internet connection.   Anyway as usual with Linux there is more than one way
to do something.  Take your choice.


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