Patrick O'Callaghan wrote: > On Wed, 2009-04-08 at 14:00 -0700, Rick Stevens wrote: >> Beartooth wrote: >>> On Wed, 08 Apr 2009 04:27:45 +0930, Tim wrote: >>> [....] >>>> It's really only the installer that needs to have multi-lingual support >>>> right from the get-go, to ask you what languages to use. An installed >>>> system only needs the languages that you actually need. >>> Good point! All the more reason not to include umpteen bazillion >>> of them as defaults anywhere else. >> Would you communicate that to the Mozilla gang as well? :-) >> >> Having all those ruddy language packs reinstalled every time Firefox or >> Thunderbird gets updated is OK on my desktops with drives >500GB, but >> they suck up too much space on my Aspire One. I delete them just to >> have them reappear on every bloody update. Grrrr! > > I don't mind (much) having them there. What I do mind is having to go > through them one by one to disable them. The UI for this is > disfunctional. > > poc > I just go in as root and delete the language directories from /usr/lib/firefox-<version>/extensions. But they are part of the Firefox RPM, so they always come back after an upgrade. I need to file a request to get the extra languages put in a separate RPM. Mikkel -- Do not meddle in the affairs of dragons, for thou art crunchy and taste good with Ketchup!
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