Does firefox upgrades need some pre/post install love to close and restart firefox during upgrades

Adam Williamson awilliam at
Tue Nov 17 06:05:35 UTC 2009

On Tue, 2009-11-17 at 07:17 +0200, shmuel siegel wrote:

> What are you trying to say. A set of users are saying that current 
> procedures cause data loss for them 

Um? I haven't seen anyone saying that.

> and are suggesting a procedure that 
> would avoid the problem. 

Would it? Has anyone actually tested to see whether it causes more
problems than it solves?

> You don't experience data loss. That doesn't 
> help them. You are arguing that you don't need their solution and that 
> their solution would inconvenience you.

No, I'm not.

> Even though this has not affected me as yet, I think that it is better 
> to inconvenience me than to cause data loss to others. In my world, even 
> denial of service is only a severe error, data loss is a critical error.

I think you're misinterpreting.

Adam Williamson
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