Mozilla 1.0.2 Released

Wednesday January 8th, 2003 has released Mozilla 1.0.2, a stability and security follow-up to 1.0 and 1.0.1. The latest release from the stable 1.0 branch, Mozilla 1.0.2 is not a features release and is recommended only for consumers who have a good reason not to upgrade to the more recent Mozilla 1.2.1 or Mozilla 1.3 Alpha.

Mozilla 1.0.2 can be downloaded from's Stable Releases page or direct from the FTP server. More information can be found in the Mozilla 1.0.2 Release Notes.

#28 Re: Re: What is a good reason for 1.0.2?

by teilo

Friday January 10th, 2003 6:07 PM

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> There are a number of reasons you might want to use the 1.0 branch code or releases > but if you have to ask then you probably should be using the lastest stable trunk > milestone, Mozilla 1.2.1 (LINK)

So if 1.2 is stable why is 1.0 the *latest* <> stable release?

I would have beleived that any x.y.0 release (ie non nightly/alpha/beta) should be stable and as far as integrators I also beleived that at least within the same x.y release the APIs' should stay the same. What am I missing?