Firefox ESR package is really needed

Nrbrtx nrbrtx at
Sat Sep 9 21:03:43 UTC 2017

Dear Ubuntu developers!

For enterprise Ubuntu users Firefox ESR
<> is needed.
It does not change too fast and support old "LEGACY" extensions

This problem was discussed at least twice on AskUbuntu (see
firefox-esr and
install-an-older-version-of-firefox-in-ubuntu-14-04 ).
There is a bug about this problem on Launchpad (see

For example in Windows my organization uses Firefox ESR.
We do not need bells and whistles, we need to do our work with stable user
experience and without security vulnerabilities.

Debian already has Firefox ESR (see
for all supported versions.

Please add these packages to all supported Ubuntu versions.
You may want to use bleeding edge version as default, but please add
firefox-esr package too.

With best regards,
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