LUG: Vimperator users, don't upgrade to FF 51

Jack Rosenthal jrosenth at
Mon Jan 30 16:46:32 MST 2017

Looks like there's a fix on a separate branch in their GitHub
repository. If you want to live on the bleeding edge, you should look at
this page:

Or you could just use version "ancient point ancient"... works well!


Jack M. Rosenthal
Colorado School of Mines
Combined BS/MS Computer Science
President of Mines ACM Student Chapter
President of Mines Linux Users Group
On Sun, 29 Jan 2017 at 18:06 -0700, Jonathan Evans wrote:
> Hello LUGgers,
> Just a warning about Firefox 51. I just updated to Firefox 51 and now all
> tab* Vimperator commands (including tabopen, tabclose, etc.) do not work.
> After some research, it does not appear that this problem is fixed. If you
> use Vimperator, I recommend waiting until this is fixed before updating
> Firefox.
> Thanks,
> *Jonathan Sumner Evans*
> Colorado School of Mines
> Computer Science
> Secretary, Linux Users Group
> jonathanevans at
> +1 (720) 459-1501

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