Re: Browser identification to websites
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Wayne Topa wrote:
> Joe Hart(email@example.com) is reported to have said:
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> <<snip>> Hint Joe
>> It is interesting though. It seems that the change from Firefox to
>> Iceweasel caused a lot more problems than some people think.
> By that do you mean I am not the only one that finds that urlview
> doesn't work in Iceweasel, Iceweasel randomly crashes while loading
> After all the claims that Iceweasel=Firefox with just a name change.
> I never had those problems with Firefox.
> Then again this testing partition seems to be doing a lot of strange
> things that I can't find bug reports on. Maybe I just need a clean
> install on it. On a 2.4k dialup that does not make me feel warm and
I think we've been through the whole iceweasel == || != firefox issue
before. I understand the reasoning behind the name change, and I
understand both sides of the issue. What I don't understand is why it
has to have such a large impact on us, the users.
After all the problems I have been having with IceWeasel, I have started
using Konqeror more and more. Unfortunately, some web sites don't work
so well with it. Then again, some don't work for anything but IE.
I just saw that Mozilla just released 18.104.22.168 for a security patch. I
wonder how long before we'll get Iceweasel 22.214.171.124?
Hopefully the transition is complete enough that we won't run into
things like losing our profiles or having 2 tabs open when we click on
something. These issues are fixed in iceweasel_126.96.36.199+dfsg-3; I'm
curious as to what iceweasel_188.8.131.52+dfsg-1 will bring us.
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