Iceweasel SVN now on alioth

Mike Hommey mh at
Mon Dec 11 21:22:17 CET 2006

On Mon, Dec 11, 2006 at 11:31:52AM +0100, Mike Hommey <mh at> wrote:
> On Mon, Dec 11, 2006 at 01:47:21AM -0500, Eric Dorland <eric at> wrote:
> > Hello,
> > 
> > For a long time the iceweasel (and firefox and mozilla-firefox) trees 
> > have been living in a private SVN repo on my main work machine. With my 
> > moving around and that machine being unavailable, obviously this is bad 
> > for continued work on iceweasel. So I've pulled the packages out of my 
> > repo (which was stupidly difficult I might add) and imported them into 
> > the pkg-mozilla repository in alioth. You can get at it from 
> > svn://
> > 
> > Hopefully I'll be able to work on iceweasel more over the holidays, but 
> > things are still very busy for me so hopefully other interested parties 
> > can pick up the slack.
> FWIW, I fixed some issues, but some remain, such as upgrade path from
> current stable...

Speaking of which, I'd be in favour of removing firefox packages from
iceweasel, and let them be generated from a firefox source package that
would not be included in etch. We don't need an extra transition package
in etch. mozilla-firefox should be enough.


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