[CentOS] And then there was one (browser)

Tue Feb 11 18:06:15 UTC 2014
Robert Arkiletian <robark at gmail.com>

On Tue, Feb 11, 2014 at 3:22 AM, Johnny Hughes <johnny at centos.org> wrote:
> Why do you need Firefox 27 ... CentOS has the latest ESR version of
> Firefox (24.3.0) that gets security updates and it will always be the
> ESR version, so it will always get security updates and always move
> forward.  So, moving forward and supported.
> http://www.mozilla.org/en-US/firefox/organizations/faq/
> This firefox should be relevant, do almost everything the new one does,
> and be supportable within an organization.  In fact, Mozilla chose to
> work with Enterprise Linux groups while Google basically thumbed their
> noses at the prospect.
> Why can't an always moving forward branch of Firefox work for you?

Oh, I didn't realize Firefox ESR had reached ver 24! I thought it was
still at 17. Thanks Johnny. 24 has built-in pdf support and is faster
than 17.  I'm switching my lab back to the ESR version. Thanks. :)