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Re: ping Walt, bug about add-on verification override

In <news:j9mdnTUBy4erDwHFnZ2dnUU7-I_NnZ2d@xxxxxxxxxxx>,
Caver1 <caver1@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:

> On 02/08/2017 07:52 PM, WaltS48 wrote:
> > On 02/08/2017 07:41 PM, Caver1 wrote:  

> >> In the Eyes of the beholder. It's up to the user. I have been
> >> using said extensions for years with no security problems. If I
> >> want/need to use them then I have the choice to do so which harms
> >> no one. 
> >
> > Bullshit.
> Also Firefox is open source.
> An open-source software license is a statement that anyone 
> is free to use your source code in whatever way they want.
> Open source rights:
>      A user can create and distribute copies of the source code;
>      A user can obtain a program’s source code;
>      A user can modify the source code.
> Mozilla open-source licenses;
>       Firefox, Thunderbird  triple-licensed MPL/LGPL/GPL
> As such your bullshit is bullshit. If I want to add to FF's 
> configuration I can and Mozilla has no right to stop me.

That's a red herring.  Of course you can do a lot of things with the
source code, but the bugs are about how the binaries distributed by
Mozilla behave.

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