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> "This preference can only be changed by editing channel-prefs.js in the application directory." > "This preference can only be changed by editing channel-prefs.js in the application directory."
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: Did you verify that the user_pref() value is actually used? It is my understanding that it is simply ignored and therefore you have to set the original pref() value in channel-prefs.js, but that may have changed. --[[User:Rsx11m|Rsx11m]] 23:23, 1 July 2009 (UTC) : Did you verify that the user_pref() value is actually used? It is my understanding that it is simply ignored and therefore you have to set the original pref() value in channel-prefs.js, but that may have changed. --[[User:Rsx11m|Rsx11m]] 23:23, 1 July 2009 (UTC)
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 +* http://kb.mozillazine.org/Software_Update#Update_channels_-_Advanced has a much better description of channels. I suggest this page be deprecated and point to http://kb.mozillazine.org/Software_Update#Update_channels_-_Advanced [[User:Wsm|Wsm]] 10:14, 2 October 2015 (UTC)

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  • The caveats seems to be outdated:

> "This preference can only be changed by editing channel-prefs.js in the application directory."

At least on FF3.5, about:config can be used to change this setting which immediately reflects in pref.js --Andig 13:41, 30 June 2009 (UTC)

Did you verify that the user_pref() value is actually used? It is my understanding that it is simply ignored and therefore you have to set the original pref() value in channel-prefs.js, but that may have changed. --Rsx11m 23:23, 1 July 2009 (UTC)