FEDORA-2019-ba803bec25

bugfix update in Fedora 29 for firefox

Status: stable 5 months ago

Logout Required

After installing this update it is required that you logout of your current user session and log back in to ensure the changes supplied by this update are applied properly.

How to install

sudo dnf upgrade --advisory=FEDORA-2019-ba803bec25

Comments 17

This update has been submitted for testing by stransky.

karma: +1 critpath: +1 firefox browse: +1
karma: +1 critpath: +1 firefox browse: +1 firefox media: +1
karma: +1 critpath: +1 firefox browse: +1
karma: +1 critpath: +1 #1628549: +1 firefox browse: +1

I had 27 Firefox instances, I killed Firefox, and reloaded Firefox. Unfortunately, while many partial windows reappeared, only showed any content, the rest were blank.

Downgrading, solved problem.

Seems fine on x86

karma: +1 critpath: +1 #1628549: +1

I have +13% performance gains with this optimization in Speedometer2.0:

firefox-64.0-4.fc29 - 30.2 firefox-64.0-7.fc29 - 34.2

karma: +1 critpath: +1 #1628549: +1 firefox addons: +1 firefox browse: +1 firefox media: +1

works, tested in mate desktop

karma: +1

Feels snappy and faster.

karma: +1 critpath: +1 #1628549: +1 firefox browse: +1 firefox media: +1

This update has been pushed to testing.

This update has been submitted for batched by bodhi.

This update has been submitted for stable by bodhi.

This update has been pushed to stable.

Tested on local machine.

karma: +1 critpath: +1 firefox addons: +1 firefox browse: +1 firefox media: +1
Content Type
RPM
Status
stable
Test Gating
Submitted by
Update Type
bugfix
Update Severity
high
Karma
+11
stable threshold: 3
unstable threshold: -3
Autopush
Enabled
Dates
submitted 5 months ago
in testing 5 months ago
in stable 5 months ago

Related Bugs 1

0+6 #1628549 Enable gcc lto/pgo optimizations for Fedora Firefox builds

Automated Test Results

Test Cases

0+4 Test Case firefox addons
-1+9 Test Case firefox browse
0+6 Test Case firefox media
00 Test Case User:Sr02mu/Draft/firefox bookmark