Subject: Re: Future of the www/mozilla* packages (vs. seamonkey)
To: Vincent <email@example.com>
From: Geert Hendrickx <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 03/30/2006 17:09:00
On Thu, Mar 30, 2006 at 04:39:15PM +0200, Vincent wrote:
> I too. But I had not even noticed that the suite had changed name. So,
> I'm quite interested in what will be going next.
The Mozilla Foundation decided to stop developing the Suite in favour of
Firefox and Thunderbird, but quite quickly a community was formed to
continue the suite (under a different name). They can still use Mozilla's
infrastructure (hosting etc) though. Hence Seamonkey 1.0 is what would
normally have become Mozilla 1.8 (which was never released).
See http://www.mozilla.org/projects/seamonkey/ for more info about the
project. The packages are in pkgsrc-wip: seamonkey, seamonkey-gtk and