Firefox outcome (Re: Is Ubuntu going to adapt Ice Weasel?)

Samuel Cormier-Iijima sciyoshi at
Fri Oct 27 13:44:58 BST 2006

On 10/23/06, Matt Zimmerman <mdz at> wrote:
> On Mon, Oct 23, 2006 at 08:14:05AM -0300, Carlos Ribeiro wrote:
> > On 10/7/06, Pavel Rojtberg <pavel at> wrote:
> > >
> > >I, for one, would vote for switching but Id like to hear the official
> > >position.
> > >
> >
> > Back to the start of the thread... when are we going to hear the *official*
> > position on this? I mean, it's fine for we folks to discuss, but I would
> > like to hear something official (perhaps Matt Zimmerman, or even Mark
> > Shuttleworth, given the importance of Firefox for end users). Release date
> > is coming...
> After a discussion with Mozilla representatives, which took some time due to
> both of us being busy with major new releases, we're making good progress
> toward an arrangement where we will maintain the Firefox brand and work
> closely with upstream to ensure that we're both happy with how Firefox is
> represented in Ubuntu.
> As a preliminary step, we've incorporated branding changes and some bug
> fixes into the final firefox builds for Edgy which were agreed with Mozilla.

I've noticed that at least on my computer, the icon for the Firefox
launcher is the real Firefox icon, while once it is launched, the icon
in the window list and the title bar are the old blue globe :-(. Is
this intended, or should I file a bug?

Samuel Cormier-Iijima

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