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Re: Add-ons "unverified..."

On Mon, 06 May 2019 12:36:31 -0700, in mozilla.general, clay wrote: 

>Sailfish wrote:
>> My bloviated meandering follows what Don Spam's Reckless Son graced us 
>> with on 5/6/2019 3:55 AM:
>>> Sailfish wrote:
>>>> My bloviated meandering follows what jetjock graced us with on 
>>>> 5/5/2019 9:13 AM:
>>>> Since the 52.x line is legacied, I doubt any security or any other 
>>>> updates will be coming along anyway, except for an errant cert "fix" 
>>>> or so :-) So, as long as I don't install any other add-ons, I expect 
>>>> I'm as good as I'm going to get with that release version.
>>> The certificate problem was caused by a certificate expiring, not by any 
>>> update to Firefox itself - although obviously a previous update to FF 
>>> imposed that requirement in the first place.
>>> They are releasing updates to fix this mess: One on Saturday (fixed it 
>>> for some people), one on Sunday (fixed it for some more, including ESR 
>>> and Android).  More is still to come.
>>> The product manager for add-ons said "In particular, please do not 
>>> delete and/or reinstall any add-ons as an attempt to fix the issue".
>> Yes, that is my understanding, as well. My 'errant cert "fix"' comment 
>> should have been encapsulated in [sarcasm] tag.
>52.9.0 is still jacked

You may need to update to a version that is still supported. I have a bad
feeling that everyone who stayed on legacy versions (after add-on signing
was implemented) may have their add-ons hosed permanently.

Give all you can, don't give more than you can.
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