[Novalug] Firefox versioning
Bryan J. Smith
b.j.smith at ieee.org
Wed Dec 16 13:33:23 EST 2009
Actually, the approach has merits.
In the Fedora/Red Hat world, the version is appended as the base
package name in the cases of "tech previews."
----- Original Message ----
From: Richard Ertel <richard.ertel at gmail.com>
@Dan: that *is* what i said when i suggested installing the
'firefox-3.5' package. the point is, the 'firefox' package and the
'firefox-3.5' package contain different versions (obviously, hence the
need for -3.5, right?). most users don't know that package exists.
they only know that they are "stuck" (for all they know) with firefox
this is one of my gripes with Ubuntu, and why i wish that Arch was
easier to get configured quickly. or maybe i just want a
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