[CentOS] FireFox

Thu May 29 11:09:27 UTC 2008
Bernhard Gschaider <bgschaid_lists at ice-sf.at>

>>>>> On Tue, 27 May 2008 21:51:07 -0400
>>>>> "WLM" == William L Maltby <CentOS4Bill at triad.rr.com> wrote:

    WLM> On Tue, 2008-05-27 at 17:19 -0700, MHR wrote:
    >> On Tue, May 27, 2008 at 5:02 PM, Robert Spangler
    >> <mlists at zoominternet.net> wrote:
    >> >
    >> > Can I use one out of the Fedora's repos?  If so, which repo?
    >> >
    >> You can just pull down the latest version from mozilla.org -

    WLM> I chose not to uninstall the distributed one. I unpackaed the
    WLM> 3.0rc1 tarball in the $HOME of a user and run it from there.

    <snipped recipe>

    WLM> This lets all other users get the box-stock version while I
    WLM> test the new one. So far it's looking pretty good.

Question: if I do this, will I be able to move back to the
stock-1.5-version without problems. In other words: is the stuff like
bookmarks, history etc that is written to disk backward-compatible?