Firefox 46 Released With GTK3 Integration, Upgrade in Ubuntu

April 27, 2016 — 1 Comment

Firefox GTK3 Support

Mozilla Firefox has reached the 46 release, which features GTK3 integration for GNU/Linux, security improvement for the JavaScript, and some fixes:

  • Correct rendering for scaled SVGs that use a clip and a mask
  • Various security fixes
  • Screen reader behavior with blank spaces in Google Docs corrected
  • WebRTC fixes to improve performance and stability
  • For details, see the release note.


Upgrade Firefox in Ubuntu:

The new release has been made into universe repositories of all current Ubuntu releases and derivatives. Just run Software Updater and install the available update for Firefox after checking for updates.

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One response to Firefox 46 Released With GTK3 Integration, Upgrade in Ubuntu

  1. Awesome! Looks really good, Ubuntu is really becoming much more modern and good-looking in recent times.

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