Re: mozilla-firefox and firefox packages
[KS](firstname.lastname@example.org) is reported to have said:
> I have noticed that since about a week or so ago that there is another
> package for firefox browser namely "firefox" (version 1.4.99+1.5rc3)!
> The rc version had been in experimental earlier and now this package can
> be found in unstable.
> I don't know if I have missed an annoucement (gladium ??) about the
> package name change or something similar but I'm confused as to why the
> change is there. Both 1.0.7 and 1.4.99+1.5rc3 are presently in unstable
> and firefox conflicts mozilla-firefox.
> Any light on this confusion will be appreciated.
apt-cache policy firefox
apt-cache policy mozilla-firefox
The light will shine
:-) HTH, YMMV, HAND :-)
Every program has two purposes -- one for which it was written and
another for which it wasn't.