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MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

#121 Post by mmikeinsantarosa » Sun May 27, 2018 4:06 pm

We have a new patched version of firefox-60.0.1 +2 that should allow for easier installing and switching language packs. This is all due to input of user fehlix. These are his comments:
This Firefox update provides a semi-automatic activation and enabling of the users locales for the Firefox user-interfaces for new and existing Firefox profiles. A user needs only to install the firefox-language pack from within MX Package Installer (MXPI) to get the UI automatically switched to the user locale. In rar situations it might be required for users with existing profile to disable and enable the language-addon within Firefox. Such race conditions might exists either due to well known MMCM (Mozilla Magic Cache Mystic) or due to the secretly known MMPC (Mozilla Moon Phase Conditions).
We're working on a similar fix for thunderbird as well.

Thanks Fehlix! :number1:

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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

#122 Post by oops » Sun May 27, 2018 5:30 pm

mmikeinsantarosa wrote:
Sun May 27, 2018 4:06 pm
Thanks Fehlix! :number1:
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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

#123 Post by mmikeinsantarosa » Thu Jun 28, 2018 7:26 pm

firefox-61.0 (will soon be) available to upgrade to from the main repository.

There were several critical security flaws fixed in this one.

For more info, check out the firefox release notes page.

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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

#124 Post by mmikeinsantarosa » Sun Jul 08, 2018 10:24 pm

firefox_61.0.1 is now in main and ready for you to upgrade to. - mike
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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

#125 Post by sunrat » Mon Jul 09, 2018 5:10 am

There was an issue in 61.0-1 with dictionaries not working. Fixed in 61.0-2 . Hopefully you worked around that one.
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugrepo ... bug=900469

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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

#126 Post by stsoh » Mon Jul 09, 2018 5:16 am

sunrat wrote:
Mon Jul 09, 2018 5:10 am
There was an issue in 61.0-1 with dictionaries not working. Fixed in 61.0-2 . Hopefully you worked around that one.
https://bugs.debian.org/cgi-bin/bugrepo ... bug=900469
latest ff 61.0.1, u are referring to 61.0 beta one months ago in may. ff61.0-2 is not ff61.0.1 (latest release in july, see the diff -2 vs .1).
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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

#127 Post by fehlix » Mon Jul 09, 2018 5:59 am

sunrat wrote:
Mon Jul 09, 2018 5:10 am
There was an issue in 61.0-1 with dictionaries not working...
Spellchecker works in latest version firefox_61.0.1 packaged by mike :number1:

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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

#128 Post by sunrat » Mon Jul 09, 2018 8:00 am

fehlix wrote:
Mon Jul 09, 2018 5:59 am
sunrat wrote:
Mon Jul 09, 2018 5:10 am
There was an issue in 61.0-1 with dictionaries not working...
Spellchecker works in latest version firefox_61.0.1 packaged by mike :number1:
Sweet! I was just wondering as 61.0-2 just hit sid.

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