Control: tag -1 patch Quoting Dmitry Mikhirev (2017-12-17 13:57:37) > the firefox-esr package contains several addons installed under > /usr/lib/firefox-esr/browser/features/: > > /usr/lib/firefox-esr/browser/features/aushel...@mozilla.org.xpi > /usr/lib/firefox-esr/browser/features/e10sroll...@mozilla.org.xpi > /usr/lib/firefox-esr/browser/features/fire...@getpocket.com.xpi > /usr/lib/firefox-esr/browser/features/webcom...@mozilla.org.xpi > > Those addons are not required for normal browser operation and slow it down. > Please make it possible to remove them by splitting them into separate > packages. The main firefox-esr package may still recommend them to keep them > installed by default, but it shouldn't have a strong dependency on them.
PureOS, a downstream distribution derived from Debian, ships with these feature addons removed. Here's the patch: https://source.puri.sm/pureos/packages/firefox-esr/commit/c7c70af That should be easily adapted to instead install as separate packages, either recommended or suggested by firefox. - Jonas -- * Jonas Smedegaard - idealist & Internet-arkitekt * Tlf.: +45 40843136 Website: http://dr.jones.dk/ [x] quote me freely [ ] ask before reusing [ ] keep private