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Re: seamonkey & rust

On Wed, 1 Jul 2020 01:57:14 +0000
David Holland <> wrote:

> So it seems seamonkey now also requires rust. (I had thought upstream
> was planning to avoid that; but I guess either I was misinformed or
> they decided they had no choice...)
> Shouldn't we keep a copy of the pre-rust seamonkey for platforms where
> rust isn't available? Some browser is probably better than no browser,
> even if it's full of security holes.
> (Also, why was this not mentioned in the changelog when the update was
> committed? Seems like the headline change...)
> -- 
> David A. Holland

Isn't there www/firefox53 that doesn't require rust? Or do you really
need seamonkey i.e. browser + email + news clients all in one

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