From:  Andre Klapper <>
Date:  29 Apr 2016 22:50:06 Hong Kong Time

Re: Firefox/Xubuntu - get network files with the file picker


Hi Nicolas,

for support questions, please refer either to a forum of your Linux
distribution or to for Firefox.


On Fri, 2016-04-29 at 15:47 +0200, wrote:
> With the new FIREFOX 45, we lost access to mounts folder (smb shares)
> in the file picker.
> Tested on : xubuntu 14.04 and xubuntu 16.04 LTS.
> It's now allow you to choose only local files.
> But it's still possible to get networks file by typing direct path in
> the adress fiel, but it's not useful at all.
> This is a bug ? Is there a way to fix this ? 

Andre Klapper  |