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Mozilla 1.7 Release Candidate 2 Available

Monday May 17th, 2004

The Mozilla Foundation has made Mozilla 1.7 Release Candidate 2 available for download. Like the first release candidate, which came out last month, this build is designed to ensure that there are no major bugs remaining before the final release of Mozilla 1.7. The Mac OS X version of RC 2 now includes the Quality Feedback Agent (Talkback) crash reporting tool, bringing it in to line with Windows and Linux and making it much easier for developers to pinpoint the causes of crashes.

1.7 RC 2 will probably be followed by a further release candidate before the final launch of Mozilla 1.7. After the milestone ships, the 1.7 branch will replace the 1.4 branch as the stable development baseline, with Mozilla Firefox 1.0 and the next major version of Netscape expected to be built from it. More information about this latest release candidate can be found in the Mozilla 1.7 RC 2 Release Notes and builds are available from the Releases page or the mozilla1.7rc2 directory on ftp.mozilla.org.


#11 Re: Re: Linux gtk1 build

by fuzzygorilla

Monday May 17th, 2004 3:16 PM

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Excuse me, but Mozilla is now an End User Product. It is not okay for end user products to spit out meaningless warning or error messages. Either it is a bug that is causing the messages or it is a bug that the messages are being spit out with no cause. In either case, these are precisely the reason for having release candidate builds. However, Mozillazine is not a substitute for Bugzilla. If you are having problems, open a bugzilla bug and add a note to the message thread on Mozillazine with the bug number (so interested readers can follow up without having to waste time searching bugzilla).