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Re: [SLE] Firefox 1.0.8
  • From: "Peter Van Lone" <petervl@xxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Mon, 17 Apr 2006 10:50:22 -0500
  • Message-id: <68b791330604170850ie40eac9r73ebdf9b9964f321@xxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On 4/17/06, Kai Ponte <kai@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> I'm not sure what Novell's policy is in this. I notice I've not had an
> update to FF for a long time. In fact, I'm still on 1.0.x on my laptop.
> On my work desktop (XP), I'm on 1.5 and it auto-updated to 1.5.0.2 on
> Friday. You can see the 1.5.0.2 directory tree there with a 4/17/06
> date.
>
> I doubt the security enhancements will make it into the 1.0.x versions
> since they're now "old" and Mozilla doesn't - AFAIK - put security
> tweaks into older versions. Rather, they simply upgrade the whole lot.
>
> Looking at some RPM repositories, I don't see any 1.5.0.2 RPM files for
> SUSE/SuSE out there yet.

Kai --

the link the OP provided has a 1.5.02 rpm --- at least for SUSE10. I
dowloaded and installed it with success, and am using it now.

http://ftp.suse.com/pub/projects/mozilla/firefox/
http://ftp.suse.com/pub/projects/mozilla/firefox/1.5.0.2/10.0-i386/

Peter

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