[CentOS] Firefox for CentOS

Wed Mar 8 15:56:06 UTC 2017
Johnny Hughes <johnny at centos.org>

On 03/08/2017 09:39 AM, Phelps, Matthew wrote:
> On Wed, Mar 8, 2017 at 10:25 AM, Johnny Hughes <johnny at centos.org> wrote:
>> On 03/08/2017 09:10 AM, m.roth at 5-cent.us wrote:
>>> Hi, Johnny,
>>> Johnny Hughes wrote:
>>>> I am currently building the latest Firefox updates and I have noticed
>>>> that they have upgraded the CentOS-7 Firefox from the ESR tree (45.8) to
>>>> the mainline tree (Currently firefox-52.0).  They have left EL5 and EL6
>>>> at the ESR level (45.8.0-2).
>>>> EL7:
>>>> https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0461.html
>>>> EL5 and EL6:
>>>> https://rhn.redhat.com/errata/RHSA-2017-0459.html
>>>> As stated above, I am currently building and testing these, so they are
>>>> not yet released .. just preparing people for the changes.
> Does anyone know if ESR 52.x will eventually be released for CentOS 6?

I am sure it will, certainly when version 45 goes EOL.

The variables and content to build it on EL6 are in the current EL7
SRPM, but the EL5 stuff is (understandably, since it is going EOL soon)

What I am not sure of is if EL7 will stay on the Current Release for the
next update or if it will shift back to ESR.

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