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18 June 2008 @ 12:37 am
No world record today  

Instead of trying to set a world record in the “most stupid world record ever” category, finally bringing software development to the same level as sausages, you can do something useful for your computer: download the latest epiphany package in unstable. Thanks to glandium’s work, it fixes two notable regressions introduced by gecko 1.9, including the removal of the incredibly unusable certificate error page, also known as I want to be as cryptic as IE.

As a side note, after spending a whole sunday trying to fix #393837, without anything remotely looking like success, I’m very happy that the Epiphany developers decided to abandon Gecko. Maybe we will finally have a browser that is usable without needing a herd of maniac cultists to fix a bug. Something they won’t do anyway – they’re too busy downloading the longest sausage in the world.

np237np237 on June 18th, 2008 07:35 am (UTC)
Re: thanks
Well, all the crashes that were found so far in 2.22.2-2 are caused either by gecko or by the flash player. Let’s hope we can fix at least the most frequent ones in xulrunner.
trentongodwyn on October 9th, 2008 02:25 pm (UTC)
So, the absolutely most reasonable thing would be to AT LEAST focus all work on making it run on bit systems.