mspencer at tallships.ca
Wed Nov 28 19:16:26 AST 2012
A visit to www.mozilla.org shows that I can easily  download the
lastest version (17 as I write) of Firefox. Unlike many other
sites, they don't have options to fetch earlier versions/releases.
+ What is the latest version of Firefox that DOES NOT do auto
+ Where could I download that version for Linux?
+ Failing that, would anyone here have the tarball for that version
that you could pass on to me at the next Common Grounds meet or
some other way?
+ And, er, does anyone know if auto-update can be easily disabled in
the newer versions that implement it by default?
Really old browsers -- Netscape 4.76 and Firefox 2.0 -- work for me
almost all the time. I've encountered one site that may benefit me
greatly for which I need up-to-date Java and other browser
 Easy: Relatively. 22M over dialup is a problem. I'll have to take
my aged laptop to a friend's house or the library in town to do
 I hate auto-updates. We can have a bunfight over whether that's a
credible (or sane) posture over coffee. Does Common Grounds have
Michael Spencer Nova Scotia, Canada .~.
mspencer at tallships.ca /( )\
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