Widespread Firefox issues

William Herrin bill at herrin.us
Sat May 4 12:48:04 UTC 2019

> From
> https://discourse.mozilla.org/t/certificate-issue-causing-add-ons-to-be-disabled-or-fail-to-install/39047
> :
> 12:50 p.m. UTC / 03:50 a.m. PDT: We rolled-out a fix for release, beta and
> nightly users on Desktop. The fix will be automatically applied in the
> background within the next few hours, you don’t need to take active steps.
> In order to be able to provide this fix on short notice, we are using the
> Studies system. You can check if you have studies enabled by going to
> Firefox Preferences -> Privacy & Security -> Allow Firefox to install and
> run studies.

This is a lie. I had both updates and studies disabled but
"hotfix-update-xpi-intermediate" appeared in my addons anyway.

It also failed to re-enable noscript.

Bill Herrin

William Herrin ................ herrin at dirtside.com  bill at herrin.us
Dirtside Systems ......... Web: <http://www.dirtside.com/>
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