Including RPM's for older versions of firefox (and other applications)

Jason L Tibbitts III tibbs at
Wed Mar 12 01:54:11 UTC 2008

>>>>> "AF" == Andrew Farris <lordmorgul at> writes:

AF> The upstream tarball releases (ff for instance) do not
AF> work due to missing

yum install

Even in rawhide this should get you the proper compat-libstdc++-33

The older version of Firefox should actually be easy to package; just
take the current package, remove or rename everything not in
/usr/lib/firefox-, and tweak the renamed /usr/bin/firefox
script to call the right executable.

AF> I second this request for an FF2 package with its embedded libxul.

Well, this doesn't look like a terribly difficult project.  Have at

 - J<

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