On 25. May 2004 at 11:38AM -0600,
"Monique Y. Mudama" <email@example.com> wrote:
> On 2004-05-25, Emma Jane Hogbin penned:
> > An open letter to Mozilla package maintainers (and a warning
> > to those who upgrade):
> > I have a very simple request...
> > Please, when versions of browsers are upgraded could you
> > PLEASE save my bookmarks.html file? I just lost ~6 weeks of
> > bookmarks because when I upgraded mozilla-firebird the
> > packaging system decided to install mozilla-firefox instead
> > and in the process deleted my history files and bookmark
> > files.
> Ugh! That sucks.
I suspect it was just misplaced. I struggled with a similar
problem for an hour or so, until I found out that
changed its prefs directory between name changes. IRC at some
point I had ~/.phoenix ~/.mozilla-firebird and now ~/.firefox.
Perhaps a 'find -name "bookmarks.html"' will turn up the
misplaced bookmarks file.
Maybe the developers should just settle on a relatively name like
Mozilla G2 or Mozilla XP (or can alphanumeric combinations now be