Re: Instability in Iceweasel
On Fri, 5 Mar 2010, Stephen Powell wrote:
On Fri, 5 Mar 2010 12:17:30 -0500 (EST), Celejar wrote:
The solution, if that's your problem, is to downgrade libcairo2, as
(Sigh.) I really wish they would break one browser at a time.
I used to use Epiphany all the time. But a few months ago, they did
something to it that broke it's ability to download files. So I
switched to iceweasel until Epiphany got fixed. That was months ago.
And Epiphany *still* isn't fixed. Not in Squeeze anyway.
And now they've broken iceweasel too. I'm running out of working
You could always try Internet Destroyer. I understand that it (or, IE6,
anyway) runs in wine.
I previously posted a message about iceweasel destroying my Debian
installation (this message is sent using alpine, running on a different
Debian installation, to which I now have to telnet, using Ubuntu, as the
Debian installation on this computer, is broken), but it apparently
"fell on deaf ears", apparently showing iceweasel running on Debian,
and, Debian 5, to be lost causes.
"So once you do know what the question actually is,
you'll know what the answer means."
- Deep Thought,
Chapter 28 of Book 1 of
"The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy:
A Trilogy In Four Parts",
written by Douglas Adams,
published by Pan Books, 1992