Mozilla 1.5 Released

Wednesday October 15th, 2003

Mozilla 1.5 has been released! In addition to enhancements to tabbed browsing, Mail & Newsgroups and the DOM Inspector, this milestone also features many Composer improvements, including support for absolutely positioned elements, better resizing for images and tables, z-index management and a new snap-to-grid option. The ChatZilla IRC client has been overhauled and now includes support for logging. Mozilla 1.5 also features a spellchecker, as well as improved standards support and better performance and stability.

Mozilla 1.5 can be downloaded from the Releases page, the mozilla 1.5 directory on or the new Mozilla download page. The Mozilla 1.5 Release Notes feature more information, as does the new Mozilla 1.x product page at

#31 Re: Re: Re: Installer trouble

by max_spicer

Thursday October 16th, 2003 7:42 AM

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Aaagh, sorry. I've got that completely wrong. You can't (couldn't?) install from a UNC path on Windows. \\fileserver\mozilla\mozillasetup.exe would fail, but a drive mapped to this path will work. I think the installer mangles the double slashes in the path. Before 1.4, we always installed from a UNC path. Now we have to map a drive first.