2004-01-21 Branch builds

  • Continued regression: 229600 - Installing 2 extensions without restarting re-launches extension-installer for previous installed extensions.
  • Installer problem: 228672 - Installer deletes any non-Firebird files in the installation directory (if you check the "Clean Install" box, which is unchecked by default on the branch)

Windows builds: Official Windows installer (disussion)

Linux builds: Official Linux, Official Linux+xft+gtk2, MrC's SSE2 xft+gtk2

8 Responses to “2004-01-21 Branch builds”

  1. tim Says:

    Jesse, How close does it appear we are getting to the .8 release? Any estimate as to when it will be released? I am waiting to transition some family members until the .8 installer version is out. Just wondering. Thanks.

  2. Jesse Ruderman Says:

    There are exactly two blocking0.8+ bugs:

    Beyond that, I don’t know.

  3. Jean-Marc Gillet Says:

    205708 is blocking 0.8 , yet it’s targeted for 0.9. I don’t get it. :-)

  4. Jean-Marc Gillet Says:

    Now that Mozilla 1.6 is out, there should be temporarily more developers and time available for the 0.8 branch of Moz FB. My guess is that it will be out quickly.

  5. Jesse Ruderman Says:

    Maybe the target milestone is 0.9 because Ben checked in a temporary fix:

    Ok, make that one 0.8 blocker.

    That’s what happens when people morph bugs :P

  6. Jesse Ruderman Says:


  7. Jean-Marc Gillet Says:

    Fair enough. :-)

  8. Jesse Ruderman Says:


    Ben said “We are currently blocked by some issues not related to code.” on Jan 20.

    (via aebrahim on irc)