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As of Firefox 36 (currently in beta channel), the -remote option has been removed.

https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/36.0a2/auroranotes/
https://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/36.0beta/releasenotes/

As such, attempting to open http://www.example.com/ using webbrowser.open() or webbrowser.open_new_tab() results in "File not Found" tabs pointing to these two URLs, respectively:

file:///home/ssokolow/openURL%28http://www.example.com/%29
file:///home/ssokolow/openURL%28http://www.example.com/,new-tab%29

As I happen to have the Dead Snakes PPA set up on Lubuntu 14.04 for use with tox, I was able to confirm this as an issue in Python 2.7, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, and 3.4.
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