Subject: Re: firefox2 as gecko provider?
To: Matthias Drochner <>
From: Geert Hendrickx <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 11/15/2006 22:18:15
On Wed, Nov 15, 2006 at 08:17:05PM +0100, Matthias Drochner wrote:
> said:
> > www/firefox  -> firefox
> > www/firefox2 -> firefox
> > and make them conflicting
> Yes, this is what I meant, at least as the PKGNAMEs are concerned (and the
> resulting binary).
> The are also the directory names and option names; here I'd wait a little
> bit, until firefox2 is not .0 anymore.

When they're conflicting (having the same PKGNAME with a different version)
then there's no use in installing firefox-2.0 as firefox2 anymore.  I only did
this because they could be installed in parallel (as can firefox, firefox-gtk1
and firefox-linux).