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MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

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Post by Stevo » Sun Sep 09, 2018 7:16 pm

Well, now the videos are working again without me doing anything. So it's either some random glitch that lasted a few days, or the local ISP is testing their throttling for this big streaming site.

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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

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Post by mmikeinsantarosa » Sun Sep 09, 2018 7:40 pm

You probably tripped some "Way-too-cool-wildlife" filter with all the coyote videos and they blocked you :p
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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

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Post by mmikeinsantarosa » Tue Sep 25, 2018 10:16 am

firefox-62.0.2 is now available to upgrade to from main.

Several bugs fixed in this release.

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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

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Post by Stevo » Tue Sep 25, 2018 3:22 pm

I noticed that Firefox will now prompt you to restart if you upgrade while it's running now. That's nice, since it just used to crash if you upgraded while it was running.

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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

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Post by mmikeinsantarosa » Tue Sep 25, 2018 3:29 pm

Stevo wrote:
Tue Sep 25, 2018 3:22 pm
I noticed that Firefox will now prompt you to restart if you upgrade while it's running now. That's nice, since it just used to crash if you upgraded while it was running.
Less things crashing is a good thing. I also noticed the crash in previous releases.
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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

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Post by Mauser » Tue Sep 25, 2018 4:58 pm

Stevo wrote:
Tue Sep 25, 2018 3:22 pm
I noticed that Firefox will now prompt you to restart if you upgrade while it's running now. That's nice, since it just used to crash if you upgraded while it was running.
It didn't for me, no prompt at all. But after I did the MX Linux updates this morning while having Firefox open, I went to click on a link I ended up with a blank Firefox window. I used uncommon sense which was to close Firefox and restarted it and it worked fine.
I am command line illiterate. :confused:

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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

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Post by Stevo » Tue Sep 25, 2018 6:26 pm

When I tried to open a new page after the upgrade, it showed me the prompt to restart after the background update instead of just going to the new page. However, it just closed and never restarted after I hit the "Restart" button in the notice, so I started it manually.

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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

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Post by Stevo » Wed Oct 03, 2018 8:50 pm

Now updated to the latest 62.0.3 release in the main repo.

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Post by mmikeinsantarosa » Sat Oct 27, 2018 7:08 am

And now firefox-63.0 is available from main.

check the release notes page for more info.
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Re: MX 17 Repository: The firefox thread

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Post by zorzi » Sat Oct 27, 2018 7:15 am

Thanks.
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