[Date Prev][Date Next] [Thread Prev][Thread Next] [Date Index] [Thread Index]

Re: Mozilla Firefox 0.8 Packages



On Fri, Feb 27, 2004 at 11:44:48AM -0500, Roberto Sanchez wrote:
> Jeroen van Wolffelaar wrote:
> >
> >Why not add some code like
> >
> >if not exists ~/.firefox and exists ~/.phoenix
> >	move ~/.phoenix ~/.firefox
> >endif
> >
> >in the firefox code?
> >
> >--Jeroen
> >
> 
> Because if the user leaves firebird installed alongside,
> the next time they run firebird (intentionally or
> unintentionally), all of their settings will be gone.

Huh, firefox is a new version of firebird and phoenix, not? So why not
conflict the old ones away? Only thing is downgrades won't work because
the old firebird/phoenix packages don't rename back, but that's
everything.

And smooth upgrades maybe by having dummy packages for firebird that
simply depend firefox?

But, I don't know much about this {phoenix,fire{bird,fox}}-stuff, so if
I hit the nail completely wrong, ignore me :)

--Jeroen

-- 
Jeroen van Wolffelaar
Jeroen@wolffelaar.nl (also for Jabber & MSN; ICQ: 33944357)
http://Jeroen.A-Eskwadraat.nl

Attachment: pgpi6tHLhUsgf.pgp
Description: PGP signature


Reply to: