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Re: Can't install addons for firefox




On Mon, May 06, 2019 at 02:10:01PM -0400, Lee wrote:
> On 5/6/19, Reco <recoverym4n@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> > 	Hi.
> >
> > On Mon, May 06, 2019 at 01:35:48PM -0400, Lee wrote:
> >> On 5/6/19, Dave Sherohman <dave@xxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> >> > On Sun, May 05, 2019 at 07:29:55PM -0400, Dan Ritter wrote:
> >> >>
> >> >> No, Mozilla really screwed up.
> >> >
> >> > Understatement of the month, if not the year.  And yet, on the Mozilla
> >> > blog, all the comments are "oh, you're so awesome for working on a
> >> > weekend to fix this!", completely ignoring that there wouldn't have
> >> > been
> >> > a problem to "heroically" work all weekend to solve if they'd just done
> >> > things right (staying on top of cert expirations, not trying to funnel
> >> > everything through a single point of failure, etc.) in the first place.
> >>
> >> Is it just me, or does anyone else see the real screw up as mozilla
> >> not allowing users to override their decisions -- in this case, about
> >> an addon being "safe"?
> >
> > xpinstall.signatures.required = false
> >
> > They do allow it … for now.
> 
> Only for the ESR

Which Debian happens to be shipping. Pure coincidence, I know.

Reco