[Mageia-discuss] Firefox 8

Florian Hubold doktor5000 at arcor.de
Sun Nov 27 23:29:49 CET 2011

Am 26.11.2011 12:44, schrieb TJ:
> On 11/25/2011 08:58 AM, Florian Hubold wrote:
>> Am 25.11.2011 14:49, schrieb TJ:
>>> My original post wasn't meant to be a complaint on the delay, though reading
>>> it again I can see where it could be taken that way. I merely wanted to let
>>> somebody know that Firefox 8.0.1 seemed to be working for me. BTW, I did get
>>> the notice that the non-USA English language packs were being disabled as
>>> incompatible, but because they were for FF 7.0.1 and I had downloaded and
>>> installed just the USA version of 8.0.1, I thought nothing of it.
>>> I admit to being a bit frustrated at not finding anything by myself about why
>>> it was taking as long as it has, but apparently that's because my search
>>> skills aren't up to the task. My apologies if anyone took offense.
>>> TJ
>> Not taken as a complaint here, but still i wanted to give
>> some information why it has taken so long.
>> If you want definitive information, normally there is always
>> a bug report for such security updates, so you could have
>> searched bugzilla. Or just poked around on IRC :)
> I did search Bugzilla, but either my search phrase wasn't effective, or I
> just passed over it in the results. Quite possible, either way. No big deal.
> One other piece of information... The update just came through, with the new
> other-than-US English language packs. I ran the version of Firefox 8.0.1 that
> I installed, and the language pack add-ons had been re-activated automatically.
> TJ
Best bet would be to click on Search and check Status field is set to all,
so you also get the already closed reports, too if the update was already

For reference, it was this report:
cloned from the other report, which was used for thunderbird:

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