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Spread Firefox or Shred Firefox?

Aug 11, 2008, 14:34 (7 Talkback[s])

[ Thanks to LX for this link. ]

"Yeah, sure.... you *only* have to upgrade GTK + to version 2.10 or newer... and compile pango, cairo, glib, libthai, libdatrie..etc. And yes, you'll be upgrading, on your production machines, a set of critical libraries on which a huge number of applications depend to be able to install Firefox 3. Who knows what that may break? The alternative: upgrading the whole distribution even though it's working perfectly."

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