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Firefox 2.0.0.13 Mint released for Daryna

Postby Husse on Mon Mar 31, 2008 6:20 am

Start mintUpdate and click Refresh and you get it (and Skype + tzdata)
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Re: Firefox 2.0.0.13 Mint released for Daryna

Postby rfpa on Mon Mar 31, 2008 8:08 am

Seen it, downloaded it. :)
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Re: Firefox 2.0.0.13 Mint released for Daryna

Postby clem on Mon Mar 31, 2008 6:21 pm

Upstream fixes in Firefox 2.0.0.13:
MFSA 2008-19 XUL popup spoofing variant (cross-tab popups)
MFSA 2008-18 Java socket connection to any local port via LiveConnect
MFSA 2008-17 Privacy issue with SSL Client Authentication
MFSA 2008-16 HTTP Referrer spoofing with malformed URLs
MFSA 2008-15 Crashes with evidence of memory corruption (rv:1.8.1.13)
MFSA 2008-14 JavaScript privilege escalation and arbitrary code execution

Source: http://www.mozilla.org/projects/securit ... ox2.0.0.13

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Re: Firefox 2.0.0.13 Mint released for Daryna

Postby Rob Brill on Tue Apr 01, 2008 1:46 am

Hi,

Yesterday i was notified by MintUpdate about new updates

Firefox new version 2.0.0.13 (great)

Gnome and Kde Edition were immediately updated - Linux Mint 4.0 Daryna

thanks

Note: Mint users (like me) that made updates for the last month or week (or never)
I suggest to clean up the system getting rid from useless trash ( i am sending ahead
this tip caught itself from Mint forum)


Terminal
apt autoclean
password..
enter

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Re: Firefox 2.0.0.13 Mint released for Daryna

Postby Husse on Tue Apr 01, 2008 5:35 am

apt autoclean

Depending of the size of your disk
see also
man apt-get
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Re: Firefox 2.0.0.13 Mint released for Daryna

Postby Rob Brill on Sat Apr 05, 2008 12:46 am

clean
clean clears out the local repository of retrieved package files.
It removes everything but the lock file from
/var/cache/apt/archives/ and /var/cache/apt/archives/partial/. When
APT is used as a dselect(8) method, clean is run automatically.
Those who do not use dselect will likely want to run apt-get clean
from time to time to free up disk space.

autoclean
Like clean, autoclean clears out the local repository of retrieved
package files. The difference is that it only removes package files
that can no longer be downloaded, and are largely useless. This
allows a cache to be maintained over a long period without it
growing out of control. The configuration option
APT::Clean-Installed will prevent installed packages from being
erased if it is set to off.


Ok. Thanks Husse
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