Re: Early returns on Firefox Quantum 57
- Date: Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:06:03 -0500
- From: Ed Mullen <ejEMOVER@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: Early returns on Firefox Quantum 57
On 12/15/2017 at 7:36 PM, Terry created this epitome of digital genius:
On 12/13/2017 1:55 PM On a whim, Lucifer Morningstar pounded out on the
On Wed, 13 Dec 2017 21:01:08 +0100, PietB
It appears things are looking good.
In less than a month, Firefox Quantum has already been installed
by over 170M people around the world.
Instead of "has been installed by" I'd rather speak of "has been
enforced on", as I presume it's not the user, but the auto-update
that has executed all those "installations". Which is exactly the
reason why so many people are annoyed by all the FF changes that
have been *enforced* upon them. Experts often are able to take
countermeasures (e.g. CTR), most users aren't.
I have had to reinstall 56 and set it to never update.
To those writing in to the Mozilla webmaster, I provide a link to 56.0.2
and how to turn off updating, for those frustrated by v57. Most had
sworn off FF altogether, but at least with the older version they're
happy, even if it doesn't get patched.
What is the Mozilla Webmaster? Of what site?
Why is a person who plays the piano called a pianist, but a person who
drives a race car not called a racist?
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