RollbackUpdate

The last security update of Debian 3.1 for mozilla-browser introduced a bug that makes the browser crash when loggin in my livejournal account. I went back to the previous version and it worked ok.


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{{{ export COLUMNS=132

dpkg -l mozilla-browser Souhait=inconnU/Installé/suppRimé/Purgé/H=à garder | État=Non/Installé/fichier-Config/dépaqUeté/échec-conFig/H=semi-installé |/ Err?=(aucune)/H=à garder/besoin Réinstallation/X=les deux (État,Err: majuscule=mauvais) ||/ Nom Version Description +++-===========================-===========================-====================================================================== ii mozilla-browser 1.7.8-1sarge7.2.1 The Mozilla Internet application suite - core and browse }}}

Doing a package search on http://www.debian.org/distrib/packages show me that last version before update was 2:1.7.8-1sarge7.1 If you need an older version version of the package, you can have a look at http://snapshot.debian.net

( note the unexplained 2: before the package version )

{{{ apt-get install mozilla-browser=2:1.7.8-1sarge7.1 Reading Package Lists... Done Building Dependency Tree... Done Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable distribution that some required packages have not yet been created or been moved out of Incoming.

Since you only requested a single operation it is extremely likely that the package is simply not installable and a bug report against that package should be filed. The following information may help to resolve the situation:

The following packages have unmet dependencies:

E: Broken packages }}}

 apt-get install mozilla-browser=2:1.7.8-1sarge7.1 libnspr4=2:1.7.8-1sarge7.1 

You have to put in /etc/apt/preferences

{{{ Package: mozilla-browser Pin: version 1.7.8-1sarge7.1 Pin-Priority: 1001

Package: libnspr4 Pin: version 1.7.8-1sarge7.1 Pin-Priority: 1001 }}}


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{{{ export COLUMNS=132

dpkg -l mozilla-browser Souhait=inconnU/Installé/suppRimé/Purgé/H=à garder | État=Non/Installé/fichier-Config/dépaqUeté/échec-conFig/H=semi-installé |/ Err?=(aucune)/H=à garder/besoin Réinstallation/X=les deux (État,Err: majuscule=mauvais) ||/ Nom Version Description +++-===========================-===========================-====================================================================== ii mozilla-browser 1.7.8-1sarge7.2.1 The Mozilla Internet application suite - core and browse }}}

Doing a package search on http://www.debian.org/distrib/packages show me that last version before update was 2:1.7.8-1sarge7.1 If you need an older version version of the package, you can have a look at http://snapshot.debian.net

( note the unexplained 2: before the package version )

{{{ apt-get install mozilla-browser=2:1.7.8-1sarge7.1 Reading Package Lists... Done Building Dependency Tree... Done Some packages could not be installed. This may mean that you have requested an impossible situation or if you are using the unstable distribution that some required packages have not yet been created or been moved out of Incoming.

Since you only requested a single operation it is extremely likely that the package is simply not installable and a bug report against that package should be filed. The following information may help to resolve the situation:

The following packages have unmet dependencies:

E: Broken packages }}}

 apt-get install mozilla-browser=2:1.7.8-1sarge7.1 libnspr4=2:1.7.8-1sarge7.1 

You have to put in /etc/apt/preferences

{{{ Package: mozilla-browser Pin: version 1.7.8-1sarge7.1 Pin-Priority: 1001

Package: libnspr4 Pin: version 1.7.8-1sarge7.1 Pin-Priority: 1001 }}}


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