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Mozilla Firebird 0.8 to be Released on Monday

Tuesday February 3rd, 2004

Zbigniew Braniecki wrote in to tell us that Mozilla Firebird 0.8 will be released on Monday 9th February 2004.


#17 Re: I wonder how many users will be pissed off wit

by mpercy

Wednesday February 4th, 2004 6:36 PM

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Wow, I really hope Ben changes his mind on this one. This would really suck for the project to get bitten by bad press from this, and you know M$ would try to hype it up behind the scenes. I read a few comments and thought it was mostly BS, but after reading most of the comments it becomes clear that this has effected more than one person independently. I can't see myself selecting Program Files as an install directory, but I can see myself selecting G:\ as a base for it to install, thinking it would create the MozillaFirebird folder for me as many installers do. Next thing I know, FB is the only thing left on G: drive! God that would suck.

I would much rather see FB be delayed another 2 months (like it would take that long) for this fix to get in than see it released in a few days with this bug. Even though I have tried the nightlies and they fscking rock! God this is one of the best programs I've ever used. Just fix the bug so I can recommend it to my family and friends, please! Otherwise, I wouldn't recommend it...

Regards, Mike