Thunderbird bz 579023 still not fixed even though there is an upstream fix available

Martin Stransky stransky at
Fri Apr 23 07:03:37 UTC 2010


we're patching mozilla packages only for really critical issues because
of mozilla trademarks. We can't put any patch we want to the mozilla 
package and ship it as 'Firefox' or 'Thunderbird'.

I've asked for inclusion at upstream bug,, if you want to 
speed up the process you can reply there too.


On 04/22/2010 08:39 PM, Felix Schwarz wrote:
> Hi,
> I'm concerned about bz 579023 [1] which is a Thunderbird crasher bug.
> This bug was fixed upstream [2] for about 3-4 weeks. I ran a thunderbird
> koji  build version [3] with an adapted version of that patch since then
> without any problems. Other users confirmed that this patch fixes their
> problems as well.
> The Fedora bug has a number of duplicates with quite some number of cc'd
> users so I guess a lot of people experiencing these crashes.
> However it is still not fixed in Thunderbird F-12 CVS. Can you please
> push the fix to CVS and push builds to testing/stable?
> fs
> [1]
> [2]
> [3]

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