/firefox, Web browser with support for extensions (version 47)
47.0.1nb1, Package name:
firefox-47.0.1nb1, Maintainer: ryoon
Mozilla Firefox is a free, open-source and cross-platform web browser
for Windows, Linux, MacOS X and many other operating systems.
It is fast and easy to use, and offers many advantages over other web
browsers, such as tabbed browsing and the ability to block pop-up
Firefox also offers excellent bookmark and history management, and it
can be extended by developers using industry standards such as XML,
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Version history: (Expand)
- (2016-07-09) Updated to version: firefox-47.0.1nb1
- (2016-07-02) Updated to version: firefox-47.0.1
- (2016-06-26) Updated to version: firefox-47.0nb1
- (2016-06-16) Updated to version: firefox-47.0
- (2016-06-10) Updated to version: firefox-46.0.1nb2
- (2016-05-20) Updated to version: firefox-46.0.1nb1
CVS history: (Expand)
| 2016-07-09 15:04:18 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (599) |
Remove python33: adapt all packages that refer to it.
| 2016-07-09 08:39:18 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (1068) | |
Bump PKGREVISION for perl-5.24.0 for everything mentioning perl.
| 2016-07-02 14:38:04 by Ryo ONODERA | Files touched by this commit (2) | |
Update to 47.0.1
Selenium WebDriver may cause Firefox to crash at startup
| 2016-06-26 00:06:12 by Paul Goyette | Files touched by this commit (1) | |
Add plugin-container to list of not-mprotect-safe files, bump pkgrevision.
| 2016-06-16 22:06:27 by Ryo ONODERA | Files touched by this commit (1) |
Remove unnecessary BUILDLINK_TRANSFORM
| 2016-06-16 14:08:21 by Ryo ONODERA | Files touched by this commit (39) | |
Update to 47.0
* Remove macOS patches, because I cannot confirm them sadly
Support for Google’s Widevine CDM on Windows and Mac OS X so streaming \
services like Amazon Video can switch from Silverlight to encrypted HTML5 video.
Enable VP9 video codec for users with fast machines
Embedded YouTube videos now play with HTML5 video if Flash is not installed.
View and search open tabs from your smartphone or another computer in a sidebar
Allow no-cache on back/forward navigations for https resources
Latgalu [ltg] locale added. Wikipedia tells us there are 164,500 daily speakers.
Various security fixes
FUEL (Firefox User Extension Library) has been removed. Add-ons relying on \
it will stop working.
The browser.sessionstore.restore_on_demand preference has been reset to its \
default value (true) to avoid e10s performance problems. Because faster is \
The Firefox click-to-activate plugin whitelist has been removed.
XRender is no longer used for rendering web content on Linux as this may \
cause a regression in remote X performance
Web platform changes
View, start,and debug registered Service Workers in the Service Workers \
Simulate Push messages in the Service Workers developer tool
'Start' button for service workers in about:debugging to start registered \
Changes that can affect add-on compatibility
Added support for ChaCha20/Poly1305 cipher suites
Custom user agents supported in Responsive Design Mode
Smart multi-line input in the Web Console
cuechange events are now available on TextTrack objects
WebCrypto: PBKDF2 supports SHA-2 hash algorithms
WebCrypto: RSA-PSS signature support
Fixed in Firefox 47
2016-61 Network Security Services (NSS) vulnerabilities
2016-60 Java applets bypass CSP protections
2016-59 Information disclosure of disabled plugins through CSS pseudo-classes
2016-58 Entering fullscreen and persistent pointerlock without user permission
2016-57 Incorrect icon displayed on permissions notifications
2016-56 Use-after-free when textures are used in WebGL operations after \
recycle pool destruction
2016-55 File overwrite and privilege escalation through Mozilla Windows updater
2016-54 Partial same-origin-policy through setting location.host through data URI
2016-53 Out-of-bounds write with WebGL shader
2016-52 Addressbar spoofing though the SELECT element
2016-51 Use-after-free deleting tables from a contenteditable document
2016-50 Buffer overflow parsing HTML5 fragments
2016-49 Miscellaneous memory safety hazards (rv:47.0 / rv:45.2)
| 2016-06-10 15:16:42 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (1) | |
Mark files as not PaX MPROTECT safe.
| 2016-05-31 13:45:10 by Thomas Klausner | Files touched by this commit (2) |
Allow gmake 4.2 again (now that the problem is fixed in 4.2nb1)