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The question for Mozilla backports is really a frequently asked question. :-) #1

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Commits on Apr 12, 2012
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aptitude search '?narrow(?version(CURRENT),?origin(Debian Backports))' -F '%100p'
+**Q: Why are there no more backports of Mozilla products anymore?**
+A: Backports of Mozilla products (Firefox, Thunderbird, Seamonkey; aka
+Iceweasel, Icedove, Iceape) are maintained by the Debian Mozilla Team
+independently on [](,
+because the offered variety of version exceeds what is possible within
+the rules for Debian Backports as it e.g. includes backports of
+packages not yet in testing or beta and even alpha releases.
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