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This preference allows you to define the override default socket type for non-SSL HTTP connections.

Possible values and their effects

Any valid string that can be passed to getSocketProvider. Empty string uses the default socket type (Default).

First checked in

2002-09-05 by Darin Fisher

Has an effect in

  • Netscape (all versions since 7.0.1)
  • Mozilla Suite (1.0.2 and all versions since 1.2a)
  • Phoenix (all versions)
  • Firebird (all versions)
  • Firefox (all versions)
  • Thunderbird (all versions)
  • Minimo (all versions)
  • SeaMonkey (all versions)

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