Fedora 16 Update: xulrunner-8.0-1.fc16

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Fedora Update Notification
2011-11-10 16:47:37

Name        : xulrunner
Product     : Fedora 16
Version     : 8.0
Release     : 1.fc16
URL         : http://developer.mozilla.org/En/XULRunner
Summary     : XUL Runtime for Gecko Applications
Description :
XULRunner is a Mozilla runtime package that can be used to bootstrap XUL+XPCOM
applications that are as rich as Firefox and Thunderbird. It provides mechanisms
for installing, upgrading, and uninstalling these applications. XULRunner also
provides libxul, a solution which allows the embedding of Mozilla technologies
in other projects and products.

Update Information:

The latest version of Firefox has the following changes:
- Added Twitter to the search bar for select locales. Additional locale support will be added in the future
- Added a preference to load tabs on demand, improving start-up time when windows are restored
- Improved performance and memory handling when using <audio> and <video> elements
- Added CORS support for cross-domain textures in WebGL
- Added support for HTML5 context menus
- Added support for insertAdjacentHTML
- Improved CSS hyphen support for many languages
- Improved WebSocket support
- Fixed several stability issues
- Fixed several security issues

The latest version of Thunderbird has the following changes:

- Thunderbird is based on the new Mozilla Gecko 8 engine
- Add-ons installed by third party programs are now disabled by default
- New Search and Find Shortcuts
- Improved accessibility of the attachment list
- Folder switching pane widget removed
- Numerous platform fixes to stability
- Fixed several security issues

* Mon Nov  7 2011 Martin Stransky <stransky at redhat.com> 8.0-1
- Updated to 8.0
* Tue Oct 18 2011 Ville Skyttä <ville.skytta at iki.fi> - 7.0.1-5
- Avoid %post/un shell invocations 
  and dependencies (rhbz#736830).
* Tue Oct 18 2011 Martin Stransky <stransky at redhat.com> 7.0.1-4
- Updated cairo dependency (rhbz#742853)
* Tue Oct 11 2011 Dan Horák <dan[at]danny.cz> 7.0.1-3
- fix build on secondary arches
* Mon Oct 10 2011 Martin Stransky <stransky at redhat.com> 7.0.1-2
- Removed GRE stuff
- Removed xulrunner rpath (mozbz#686434)

This update can be installed with the "yum" update program.  Use 
su -c 'yum update xulrunner' at the command line.
For more information, refer to "Managing Software with yum",
available at http://docs.fedoraproject.org/yum/.

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