[PC-BSD Testing] Just sharing a thought I had the other day

Gonzalo Martinez-Sanjuan Sanchez g.martinez at pcbsd.es
Mon Mar 9 09:50:36 PST 2009


On Monday 09 March 2009 06:01:24 pm Arthur Koziol wrote:
> Kris,
>
> Just got finished installing the 7.1 beta and am about to kick the tires
> soon.
>
> Anyway, the other night I was at a restaurant and a thought came to
> my head regarding that recent issue someone had with the Firefox
> 3.0.6 update being borked. How hard would it be to add a feature to
> the OS that basically asked you if you wanted to backup / save the
> current app (let's say Firefox 3.0.5) as you're about to update to a
> new version so that in the rare instance the updated app is fubar,
> there's some kind of quick-revert option? I know that going to
> add/remove programs, removing the offending app, and then downloading
> or re-installing the previous version off the CD/DVD is what most
> normal people would do but I thought it might been a neat-o thing to
> be able to do it but in sort of a one-step-undo kind of way. I dunno,
> just thinking out loud.
>
> Arthur
>
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haha, i asked the same thing about one month ago....btw firefox 3.0.7 for 1.5 
should be working, kris fixed the problem.
ftp://ftp.pcbsd.org/pub/pbioutgoing/i386/outgoing/firefox3/

-- 
Un saludo!

Gonzalo Martinez-Sanjuan Sanchez
PC-BSD Software

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