[Request] Language support packages not installed by default
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Thu Apr 9 15:11:04 UTC 2009
R. G. Newbury wrote:
>> It looks like the actual langpack files are in /usr/lib/firefox-x.y.z.
>> You can try deleting them, then 'touch' the filename to create a zero
>> byte file, then make the file immutable with 'chattr +i'. That might
>> crash the update process, though.
Langpack file symlinks to /dev/null? ;-)
Mikkel L. Ellertson:
> Nice idea. But it is not going to help. When Firefox is upgraded, a
> new firefox-<version> directory is created. The language packs are
> installed there.
Can user custom post install scripts be put into something? A psuedo
Firefox RPM, perhaps.
All of those languages do affect start up time, particularly after a
Firefox update. That can be very annoying if you wanted to quickly look
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