[ubuntu/trusty-updates] firefox 55.0.1+build2-0ubuntu0.14.04.2 (Accepted)

Ubuntu Archive Robot cjwatson+ubuntu-archive-robot at chiark.greenend.org.uk
Tue Aug 15 15:01:42 UTC 2017

firefox (55.0.1+build2-0ubuntu0.14.04.2) trusty-security; urgency=medium

  * New usptream stable release (55.0.1build2)

  [ Rico Tzschichholz ]
  * Refresh patches
    - update debian/patches/revert-upstream-search-engine-changes.patch
  * Add multiple ppc64/arm/s390x build fixes
    - debian/patches/build-ppc64.patch
    - debian/patches/build-ppc64-s390x-curl.patch
    - debian/patches/build-ppc64-s390x-rust.patch
  * Fix Spidermonkey build with no jit backend
    - debian/patches/fix-no-jit-backend.patch
  * Do not use compile-time page size for PowerPC
    - debian/patches/ppc-no-static-sizes.patch
  * Update debian/build/create-tarball.py to create xz-tarballs
  * Refresh patches
    - update debian/patches/ubuntu-search-defaults.patch 
    - update debian/patches/ubuntu-ua-string-changes.patch 
    - update debian/patches/unity-menubar.patch
    - update debian/patches/revert-upstream-search-engine-changes.patch
    - update debian/patches/normalize-distribution-searchplugins.patch
  * Remove obsolete --enable-gio option
    - update debian/config/mozconfig.in
  * Refresh shipped locales
    - update debian/config/locales.shipped
    - update debian/control
  * Don't let debhelper clean Cargo.toml.orig files which are actually required

  [ Chris Coulson ]
  * Refresh patches
    - update debian/patches/unity-menubar.patch
  * Disable ALSA backend for Firefox 55 because it makes the build failure.
    This will remain disabled until somebody steps up to maintain it
  * Fix a build failure in cubeb-pulse-rs on architectures where char is
    - add debian/patches/cubeb-pulse-rs-fix.patch
    - update debian/patches/series
  * Refactor nsNativeMenuService ownership and shutdown behaviour - the only
    reference to it now is held by the service manager, and the global instance
    pointer is no longer cleared during the xpcom-shutdown notification. This
    fixes a shutdown UAF that appeared in the current Firefox version, where
    nsWindow and the associated nsMenuBar can be destroyed after xpcom-shutdown,
    when it was too late to clean up properly.
    - update debian/patches/unity-menubar.patch

Date: 2017-08-14 19:33:22.315551+00:00
Changed-By: Chris Coulson <chrisccoulson at ubuntu.com>
Signed-By: Ubuntu Archive Robot <cjwatson+ubuntu-archive-robot at chiark.greenend.org.uk>
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