Firefox not broken in Breezy
andreas at schildbach.de
Wed Oct 12 15:19:17 CDT 2005
Matt Zimmerman wrote:
>>As explained in the bugzilla issue, its the install/update script that
>>does not manage running Firefox at the same time upgrading it. So I'd
>>say its the firefox package that has got an issue.
> No, it isn't. It is the application which misbehaves.
I don't want to nitpick, but isn't the application also contained in the
> There is nothing
> that the packaging can do to fix this, short of killing your running firefox
> to force you to restart it (which would be worse).
Actually, I prefer restarting Firefox to having to manually remove
.mozilla after an update. Also, this issue is not documented (for
example a message box that explains the problem when updating), so
non-powerusers will be left with a non-functional web browser.
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