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Re: Mozilla Firefox 0.8 Packages

On Thu, Feb 26, 2004 at 01:09:15AM -0800, Mike Fedyk wrote:
> Hamish Moffatt wrote:
> >On Sun, Feb 22, 2004 at 06:57:46PM -0500, Eric Dorland wrote:
> >>* Hamish Moffatt (hamish@debian.org) wrote:
> >>>Is this a good and worthwhile change? It's aesthetically pleasing, but
> >>>we're now different from upstream and upgrades aren't clean.
> >>
> >>The upgrade isn't clean anyway, for me at least, the old profile
> >>didn't work. Besides, I like things that are aesthetically pleasing :) 
> >
> >So do I, and I find clean upgrades to be more then aesthetically
> >pleasing! It's odd that the old profile didn't work - I've not had any
> >trouble upgrading to Firefox on Windows from Firebird 0.6 & 0.7
> >and keeping my old profile...
> That's because firefox in windows till uses a profile directory called 
> "phoenix".

Very good. Now back to the original topic - why change the directory
used by the Debian packages when upstream hasn't changed it? It just
breaks compatibility.

Hamish Moffatt VK3SB <hamish@debian.org> <hamish@cloud.net.au>

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