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OCI - Opening Firefox on a Second VNC Session Gives Error "Firefox is already running, but is not responding". (Doc ID 2587680.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 07, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Version N/A to N/A [Release 1.0]
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

When trying to open Mozilla Firefox on more than 1 single session for the same user/profile the following error is displayed as soon as the second Firefox instance is attempted on a different user's session, this can be while using  VNC or any other remote Graphical connection to the same Server/Instance.

 

 

 

Cause

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