Even after the "hack" I can't get to firefox extentions...

Michael R Head burner at suppressingfire.org
Mon Jul 18 18:50:22 UTC 2005

On Mon, 2005-07-18 at 14:16 +0800, Senectus . wrote:
> I've upgraded FireFox from back ports (so now it's 1.0.4) and that
> didn't let me through,  so I've gone into about:config and told
> firefox to display as 1.0.5 and it STILL won't let me through.

I have the most updated Hoary firefox (from hoary-updates or
hoary-security). I applied the hack mentioned in the bug report (set
general.useragent.vendorSub to 1.0.4), and I was able to browse to
http://addons.mozilla.org and install Mouse Gestures 1.0.1 from

Can you double check that you're setting that particular about:config


> Is there some way that someone knows how to bypass the checking
> function on addons.mozilla.org ?? I can't live without mouse gestures
> and the bookmark synchronizer.. 0.o
> -- 
> Ubuntu Hoary 5.04 
> "Luminocity is a cracktastic technology testbed for Metacity." - From
> the gnome.org website
> www.modmeup.net

Michael R Head <burner at suppressingfire.org>
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