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internetnews.com: Debian Fights Mozilla's Fire, Thunder With 'Ice'

Oct 19, 2006, 14:15 (9 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Sean Michael Kerner)

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"Sometimes you fight fire with fire. In this case you do it with ice.

"Neither Mozilla Firefox nor Mozilla Thunderbird are likely to be in the next Debian GNU/Linux release. Mozilla is still hoping that it can come to an agreement with Debian but at this point it seems likely that Debian users will see IceWeasel (for Firefox) and IceDove (for Thunderbird).

"The renaming comes after weeks of a sometimes bitter dispute between Mozilla and Debian about the latter's compliance with Mozilla's trademarks and usage policies for Mozilla applications..."

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